New cruise safety policies announced for industry

MiamiHerald.com
By Hannah Sampson 

In response to the fatal wreck of the Costa Concordia in January, the organization that represents the cruise industry announced a list of new safety policies Tuesday.They include: having more lifejackets aboard ships than are required by law; limiting access to a ship’s bridge at potentially dangerous times; and requiring cruise ship routes to be planned in advance and shared with all members of the bridge team. All are effective immediately
Read More Miami Herald
Read More The Province
Read More Marine Log
Read More Travel Agent Central

 

Leave a Reply