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Gear Up

Join MHG Insurance Brokers and the Marine Industry Cares Foundation as they ‘gear up’ for their 4th annual Spin-A-Thon on Friday, April 20th at Esplanade Park in Downtown Fort Lauderdale!      Proceeds raised benefit Kids in Distress (KID), a leading force in the prevention of child abuse and neglect and Children’s ...

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Costa Concordia Losses Could Reach $1 Billion, May Be Worst Marine Loss in History

You cannot watch the news lately without the graphic photos of the Costa Concordia cruise ship being plastered on your TV or computer screen.    On January 13th, the Costa Concordia ran aground on a reef off Isola del Giglio, Italy and began listing heavily towards the starboard side. The ship ...

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Using Audits as a Means for ‘Business Improvement’

Audits are an essential part of any safety management system. Whether they are audits of equipment, procedures, or the behavior of the individuals involved, audits ensure projects are safe and efficient.    The International Marine Contactors Association (IMCA) has published an information note on audits, which encourage discussion to show how ...