Trident Marine Safety Associates

Case Topics

Collisions / Allisions

Rules of the Nautical Road
Collision Regulations
Coast Guard Regulations
Right-of-Way Rules
Safe Speed
Proper Lookout
Proper Maneuvering

Seamanship

Mooring Lines
Tow Lines
Vessel / Boat Rigging
Cargo Handling / Stowage
Hazardous Materials / Cargo
Vessel / Boat Stability
Good Marine Practice
Fire Safety

Navigation

Navigation Regulations
Navigation Practice
Piloting
Aids to Navigation
Navigation Safety
Position Fixing

Personal Injury

Slips-Trips-Falls
Medical First Aid
Falling Objects
Equipment Failure
Overexertion

Drowning / Near Drowning
Push / Pull / Lifting Limits
Loss Overboard
Walkways / Ladders
Jones Act
Longshoreman / Stevedore

Human Factors

Warnings / Labels
Visual Acuity
Perception / Risk
Behavioral Expectations
Product Design Defects / Products Liability
Vessel / Boat Equipment
Industry Standards / Codes
Ladders / Stairs
Doors / Hatches
Access to Vessel / Boat / Rig
Environmental Aspects

Vessel / Boat / Personal Water Craft Accidents

Capsizing
Sinking
Fires / Explosions
Carbon Monoxide
Noxious / Poisonous Fumes
Equipment Failure
Heavy / Foul / Storm Weather
Industry Standards / Codes
Coast Guard Regulations
Seaworthiness

powerboat
cargo ship
compass

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