Coast Guard announces publication of final rule on waiver for marking sunken vessels with a light at night

Coast Guard announces publication of final rule on waiver for marking sunken vessels with a light at night
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard announced Tuesday the publication of a final rule revising its regulations to implement Section 301 of the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2004. This Act authorized the Commandant of the Coast Guard to waive the statutory requirement to mark sunken vessels with a light at night if the Commandant determines that placing a light would be impractical...

Coast Guard Spotlights Crab Fishermen for Safety

SAN FRANCISCO – U.S. Coast Guard personnel will be conducting safety spot-checks and encouraging voluntary dockside exams in ports from Morro Bay to Crescent City on November 12th, 13th and 14th prior to the crab season opening to help identify and mitigate safety hazards in the crab fleet.