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Safety Materials/Resources

The Office of Safety prepares and reviews position papers and proposed regulations. This office is also responsible for promoting an integrated maritime transportation system by managing programmatic technology assessments and identifying and promoting the transfer of related advanced technologies from other fields into the maritime field. (See links below.)

Ship Operations Cooperative Program Resources

Last updated: Wednesday, October 31, 2018