Accession Number : AD0766491

Title :   Merchant Marine Casualty Data.

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON D C MARITIME TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH BOARD

Report Date : JUL 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 146

Abstract : The report surveys existing collections of merchant marine casualty data and their associated systems. In addition, it addresses the need for casualty data together with associated capabilities, cost and benefits. The report offers conclusions and recommendations directed toward collecting valid data and organizing existing public and private data collections into a national federated system. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE TRANSPORTATION, SAFETY), TRANSPORTATION, CARGO SHIPS, COMMERCE, FOREIGN POLICY, MERCHANT VESSELS, CASUALTIES, SALVAGE, WATER POLLUTION

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE