Barge Fire in Texas Leaves Firefighters Injured

Two firefighters were injured earlier this month after a cargo vessel fire in Corpus Christi. Although the extent of the fire is currently unknown, the accident happened while the vessel was moored at the Port of Corpus Christi. According to reports, the fire broke out just before 3 p.m. on June 10, as workers were […]

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White House Releases Plan to Help Safety at Sea

Last week, the White House released a plan that they hope will help seamen while at sea, including their safety, security, and how to counter-fight piracy. The action plan, entitled United States Counter Piracy and Maritime Security Action Plan, was released on June 20, and implements two other plans, including the Policy for the Repression of Piracy and […]

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