2/28/2018: Op/Ed piece by Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy

Coast Guard Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy Rear Adm. John Nadeau was invited to submit an opinion/educational article for the February 2018 edition of Marine News Magazine. In the article, Nadeau provides his views on the Coast Guard’s responsibility to safeguard the Marine Transportation System and enable the uninterrupted flow of maritime commerce. As a courtesy, Maritime Commons is providing a link to the online version of the article, in an effort to keep our subscribers informed about Coast Guard issues impacting the maritime industry. Providing the link in no way implies official Coast Guard endorsement of any publication or product.

This blog is not a replacement or substitute for the formal posting of regulations and updates or existing processes for receiving formal feedback of the same. Links provided on this blog will direct the reader to official source documents, such as the Federal Register, Homeport and the Code of Federal Regulations. These documents remain the official source for regulatory information published by the Coast Guard.