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Posted: about 1 year ago

US Congress Passes El Faro Maritime Safety Act

US Congress passed a bill addressing maritime safety issues, raised by the El Faro sinking. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

US House Approves Safety Bill in Response to El Faro Sinking

US House of Representatives approved the maritime safety legislation raised by the El Faro sinking. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

El Faro Sinking Inspires New Bill to Bolster Maritime Safety

US HoR to vote on a maritime safety bill based on recommendations from El Faro tragedy. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

USCG: El Faro’s Operator Faces Civil Penalty Investigation

The operator of the ill-fated cargo ship El Faro could face a civil penalty investigation, USCG info...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

NTSB Blames Captain for El Faro Sinking

Captain’s failure to avoid sailing into a hurricane and poor safety oversight led to El Faro t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Coast Guard: El Faro’s Captain Most Responsible for the Sinking

Two years after the sinking of cargo ship El Faro, the US Coast Guard has released a report into the...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

NTSB to Determine Cause of El Faro Sinking in December

The probable cause of the October 2015 sinking of the cargo ship El Faro in the Atlantic Ocean is se...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

TOTE Maritime Settles Remaining El Faro Suits

The remaining families of the 33 El Faro victims have reached settlements with the cargo ship’...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Final El Faro Hearings to Start in February

The third and final Coast Guard Marine Board of Investigation hearing into the El Faro disaster is s...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

NTSB to Open Docket for El Faro Sinking Investigation

The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) plans to open the docket for its investigation ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Third Set of El Faro Hearings to Be Held in Winter

After El Faro’s voyage data recorder was retrieved from the ocean floor in early August, the U...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

NTSB Recovers 26 Hours of Data from El Faro’s VDR

About 26 hours of information was recovered from El Faro’s voyage data recorder (VDR), includi...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

NTSB Starts Examining Data from El Faro’s VDR

The examination of data that may be contained on the El Faro’s recently recovered voyage data record...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Voyage Data Recorder of Sunken El Faro Recovered

The voyage data recorder from El Faro, a US flagged cargo ship that sank during Hurricane Joaquin in...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

NTSB Brings El Faro’s VDR to Surface

The voyage data recorder from El Faro was successfully recovered from the ocean floor late Monday ev...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

NTSB: New Mission Set to Recover El Faro’s VDR

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will attempt to retrieve the voyage data recorder (V...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Mission to Recover El Faro’s VDR to Launch in July

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is planning to launch a mission to recover the voyag...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

NTSB to Recover El Faro Voyage Data Recorder in July

The National Transportation Safety Board will launch a mission to recover a voyage data recorder of ...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Tote Maritime Settles with Three More Families

Tote Maritime, owner of the ill-fated El Faro cargo ship that sank in October 2015 together with its...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

El Faro Sinking Was an Accident, TOTE Executive Said

As the end of the second round of hearings into the loss of El Faro and its crew approaches, the U.S...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

El Faro Was in Good Condition, Inspector Testifies

An inspection carried aboard the US-flagged cargo vessel El Faro in March 2015 showed that the ship&...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

El Faro’s Captain Relied on BonVoyage Forecasts

In the latest testimonies of the second round of El Faro hearings the US Coast Guard’s Marine ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

USCG Questions El Faro’s Stability and Cargo Security

As the second round of El Faro hearings continues this week, the US Coast Guard Marine Board of Inve...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

El Faro’s Final Inspection Found No Issues

The final inspection of the ill-fated cargo ship El Faro did not show any signs of mechanical or str...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Outdated Storm Forecast Sent to El Faro

The latest round of testimonies on the El Faro sinking revealed that the ill-fated vessel received o...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

El Faro’s Ex-Captain Raises Ship Stability Issues

Former El Faro master, Capt. Jack Hern took the stand yesterday during the second day of the United ...

Posted: over 4 years ago