9/12/2014: Safety culture in other workplace environments

Maritime Commons shares feedback received from our readership in the discussion on safety culture.


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Coast Guard, NIOSH partner to promote safety for commercial fishing industry

The U.S. Coast Guard and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, or NIOSH, have renewed their joint commitment to promote safety in the commercial fishing industry. By extending a 2008 memorandum of agreement, the two organizations will continue joint efforts on casualty analysis and risk management within the commercial fishing industry, along with work on the National Occupational Research Agenda for NIOSH.