MERCHANT MARINE SAFETY: A STUDY OF THE UNITED STATES MERCHANT MARINE SAFETY: REGULATORY SYSTEM

The Merchant Marine safety study provides an analysis of the efficiency of the U.S. Merchant Marine safety regulatory system. A critical analysis is made of duplication of rules, regulations, inspections and approvals within the multi-agency system. In addition, U.S. safety standards and performance are compared with those of other maritime nations. Conclusions and recommendations are provided. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Research Council

    Maritime Transportation Research Board
    Washington, DC  USA  20418
  • Publication Date: 1970-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 188 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00015328
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Contract Numbers: Nonr-2300(23)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 13 1973 12:00AM