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F/V Clyde sinks. Crew rescued.

The crew of four abandoned ship after the F/V Clyde began taking on water after reportedly hitting a rock south of Atka Island, Saturday. An EPIRB alert was received from the fishing vessel and the captain’s wife called to report … Continue reading

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Cruise Ship Sexual Assaults: Cruise Lines Don’t Share Information When Hiring Crew Members

Today, the Miami News Times published an article titled: Sexual Assault Is the Most Publicly Reported Crime on Cruises, but Companies Say It’s Rare. Written by Meg O’Connor, the article begins by reporting on a sexual assault committed against a nineteen-year-old … Continue reading

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NCL Imposes Keelhauling to Motivate Crew Members

Sources report that Norwegian Cruise Line will implement keelhauling as a means to motivate crew members to work longer hours on NCL cruise ships. The ancient maritime form of punishment, once meted out to sailors at sea, involves being tied to … Continue reading

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Loss of Destination and Six Crew – Final Report

F/V Destination loss – the Marine Board of Investigation report and Final Action Memo, to be released, Sunday. This report identifies causal factors for the loss of the Destination and six crew members and the Final Action Memo is the … Continue reading

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Crew Member Overboard From Majesty of the Seas

A crew member has reportedly gone overboard from the Majesty of the Seas last night according to several passengers on the Royal Caribbean cruise ship. This morning shortly before 8:00 a.m., we received the following message from a guest on … Continue reading

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