Coast Guard terminates fishing vessel’s voyage dues to lack of safety equipment

Coast Guard terminates fishing vessel's voyage dues to lack of safety equipment
BOSTON — Coast Guard boarding team members terminated the voyage of the fishing vessel Bank Tank in Cape Cod Bay Aug. 5. A Coast Guard Cutter Tybee law-enforcement team conducted a routine boarding on the Bank Tank and discovered the vessel did not have enough immersion suits aboard. There were five crewmembers aboard with only four immersion suits. Each crewmember is required by law to have an...