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Steinbacher reflects on combat, a return to the states

The Milton Standard Journal 10 Apr 2021
Today's feature is the second to feature Marine Veteran Walter Steinbacher and his recently released book, "Point Man Up. One Marine's Memories of Vietnam." ... One Marine's Memories of Vietnam," wondered if he'd ever make it back to Lycoming County ... Eaker — Lycoming County's first Vietnam War casualty — was killed Sept.
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Seably Introduces KARCO 3D Animated Online Marine Courses

The Maritime Executive 10 Apr 2021
KARCO is an acknowledged pioneer in 3D animated safety and operation videos and provide creative training solutions for the marine industry ... The vivid and attractive representations bring to life personal marine casualty incidents which cannot be captured by live video.
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‘Human element’ a key focus following major casualties

Seatrade Maritime News 09 Apr 2021
Major casualties like these two groundings cause vast insurance claims, sometimes running into billions, for which the marine industry’s brave insurers have contingency plans in place ... Human error may still be one of the principal causes of marine casualties and new technologies may help.
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[VIDEO] Product Tanker and Bulker Damaged in Manila Bay Collision

The Maritime Executive 08 Apr 2021
The Port State Control authorities issued a notice of detention for both vessels while the Coast Guard is continuing to investigate and will cooperate with technical experts and representatives of the class societies for a marine casualty investigation.
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Norwegians plan to tow stricken Dutch ship to shore

Splash24/7 07 Apr 2021
A gale is blowing in the area ... The boat, which was ordered by AQS via shipbuilder Moen Marin, is located 2.8 km away from the casualty. .
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Matrix and TRISTAR Announce Strategic Partnership

The Marshall News Messenger 06 Apr 2021
Tokio Marine Holdings, Inc., the ultimate holding company of the Tokio Marine Group, operates in the property and casualty insurance, reinsurance and life insurance sectors globally. The Group’s main operating subsidiary, Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire (TMNF), was founded in 1879 and is the oldest and leading property and casualty insurer in Japan.
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Water Under the Bridge: April 6, 2021

The Daily Astorian 06 Apr 2021
10 years ago this week — 2011. In the world of neurology, doctors dealing with stroke victims have a saying. “Time is brain.” ... DIGI ... F ... However, the Coast Guard believes that “for the protection of the public and in an endeavor to prevent marine casualties, it is recommended that moral suasion be used in inducing operators to be licensed,” Zeusler said.
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Seaman’s Manslaughter: An Arcane Statute Turned Enforcement Risk

The Maritime Executive 05 Apr 2021
In the last few years, the government brought charges in two high-profile and tragic passenger vessel casualties ... Today, a marine casualty resulting in a fatality will almost certainly prompt an investigation under the Seaman’s Manslaughter Statute, in addition to any separate investigation by regulatory authorities and private civil lawsuits.
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Remains of Saratoga County, NY, soldier killed in Korean War identified after 70 years

Stars and Stripes 04 Apr 2021
An overwhelmingly large Chinese force attacked Army and Marine divisions encamped around Chosin in bitterly cold, subzero weather, leading to enormous losses on both sides and the withdrawal of U.S ... Marines and 3,163 U.S. Army personnel were listed as casualties of fighting, with thousands more listed as casualties of the freezing weather.
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Remains of Saratoga County man killed in Korean War identified after 70 years

The Daily Gazette 04 Apr 2021
An overwhelmingly large Chinese force attacked Army and Marine divisions encamped around Chosin in bitterly cold, subzero weather, leading to enormous losses on both sides and the withdrawal of U.S ... Marines and 3,163 U.S. Army personnel were listed as casualties of fighting, with thousands more listed as casualties of the freezing weather.
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Victims recovered in U.S. marine chopper crash

CBS News 03 Apr 2021
Eight bodies were recovered from the crash site in earthquake-ravaged Nepal on Friday. Six of the casualties were U.S. marines. Seth Doane reports from China on the recovery efforts ... .
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NTSB Reminds Mariners of Risk of Complacency

The Maritime Executive 02 Apr 2021
According to NTSB, a "lack of procedural compliance and complacency" were key factors in several of the marine casualty investigations it has completed over the course of the year to date. Manual flooding. In the sinking of the towboat Alton St ... Amant sank to the bottom ... Positioning error ... Courtesy Savage Inland Marine (Left) and USACE (Right) ... ....
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On April Fool's Day, NTSB Reminds Mariners of Risk of Complacency

The Maritime Executive 02 Apr 2021
According to NTSB, a "lack of procedural compliance and complacency" were key factors in several of the marine casualty investigations it has completed over the course of the year to date. Manual flooding. In the sinking of the towboat Alton St ... Amant sank to the bottom ... Positioning error ... Courtesy Savage Inland Marine (Left) and USACE (Right) ... ....
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U.S. Marine Corps Promises Safety Changes After Deadly AAV Accident

The Maritime Executive 31 Mar 2021
Marine Corps is promising to improve safety in the wake of the deadly amphibious assault vehicle (AAV) sinking last July, which claimed the lives of nine servicemembers ... A command investigation into the casualty was released last week, and it shows a range of failures in maintenance, training and leadership in the months leading up to the casualty.
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Aspen Reports Results for the Twelve Months Ended December 31, 2020

The Marshall News Messenger 31 Mar 2021
InsuranceGross written premiums of $2,042.8 million in 2020, an increase compared with $1,956.9 million in 2019 due to growth in both financial and professional lines insurance and property and casualty line insurance as a result of improved market conditions, partially offset by ...
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