SMART4SEA Conference & Awards
2018
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SMART4SEA Conference & Awards
2018
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Accidents

One dead after fire on casino shuttle boat

fire on shuttle boat

One woman died and at least 15 other people were injured, after a fire erupted onboard a shuttle boat off Florida’s Gulf Coast, on Sunday. The vessel was en route on its way to the Sun Cruz Casino boat, when the Captain saw smoke coming form the engine room and turned the boat around.

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Students drown as ship capsizes off India

students drown in india

A fishing boat with about 40 students onboard, capsized off the coast of Dahanu in Palghar district of Maharashtra in India. While the exact number of the children onboard the vessel is still unclear, local media report that three girls have lost their lives, with 32 students having being rescued.

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Maritime history: Costa Concordia disaster

costa concordia disaster

Six years are marking today since the fatal grounding of Costa Concordia cruise ship in the Mediterranean Sea, resulting in 32 deaths, 64 serious injuries, and a ship total loss. The casualty remains a classic example of how human error, lack of alertness and failure of compliance with procedures can lead to maritime disasters. 

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