Tag Archives: NTSB

NTSB releases final El Faro report – Professional Mariner – Web Bulletin 2018

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NTSB: Cracked cylinder cooling jacket led to bulker grounding – Professional Mariner – Web Bulletin 2018

NTSB: Cracked cylinder cooling jacket led to bulker grounding – Professional Mariner – Web Bulletin 2018 Read more detail on Recent Admiralty Law posts –

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NTSB Finds Amtrak Flaws Led to Fatal PA Train Crash

Federal railroad safety investigators concluded last month that a culture of safety lapses at Amtrak is what caused a collision between a passenger train and a backhoe that killed two Amtrak workers and injured 39 outside Philadelphia in April 2016. … Continue reading

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NTSB Blames Master of Celebrity Infinity for Crash into Ketchikan Dock

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) determined that the probable cause of the Celebrity Infinity’s allision with a dock last year in Ketchkan, Alaska was the master’s failure to plan, monitor, and execute a safe docking maneuver. You can read … Continue reading

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NTSB Rejects Fatigue As A Defense For Violations Of Federal Aviation Regulations

In a recent FAA enforcement action, Administrator v. Kooistra, the FAA alleged the airman committed a number of operational errors in violation of FARs 91.9(a) (requiring compliance with an aircraft's operating limitations), 91.13(a) (careless and reckless), 91.117(a) (prohibiting operation of … Continue reading

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