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Lessons Learned from Marine Accident Investigations – NTSB Safer Seas 2014 Report

The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) released its “Safer Seas 2014: Lessons Learned from Marine Accident Investigations” report on April 1, 2015. 23 major marine accidents from many U.S. maritime regions are summarized and lessons are analyzed from each accident.

Issues in the 43-page report focus on understanding vessel control systems, passenger safety during critical maneuvers, vessel maintenance, and crew training.

Safer Seas 2014 is available on the NTSB website at:
http://www.ntsb.gov/investigations/AccidentReports/Reports/SPC1501.pdf