Second Man Killed in Mooring Line Accident
02 Jul

Second Man Killed in Mooring Line Accident

A second person has died after an accident in the Port of Longview in Washington. This comes on the heels of the man’s colleague being killed in the same accident. Both men were struck by a mooring line that snapped on a bulk carrier vessel. It was being moved from one loading hatch to another [&hel...

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Maritime Worker Killed by Mooring Line
02 Jul

Maritime Worker Killed by Mooring Line

A longshoreman in Port of Longview, Washington was killed recently in an accident that may have been preventable. The 34-year-old was struck by a mooring line that was shifting during cargo operations. Three other maritime workers were also injured in the incident. Tragically, though, the longshorem...

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Boy Killed in NY Boating Accident
28 Jul

Boy Killed in NY Boating Accident

A sailing student was killed in a boating accident in New York this month when he was struck by a boat’s propeller. The Tuesday, July 18, 2017 accident occurred off the coast of Long Island during a sailing lesson with three students. A boat was being intentionally capsized as part of their le...

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10 People Thrown from Boat Driven by Drunk Boater
20 Jul

10 People Thrown from Boat Driven by Drunk Boater

10 people are lucky to be alive after a boating accident on Lake Gage in Indiana. The accident occurred just after 7 PM the night of July 15, 2017. Police received a call indicating that a drunken boater had lost control of his vessel. 10 people were thrown from the boat, including the driver. With ...

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