November 8-10, 2023  •  Lumen Field Event Center  •  Seattle, WA

Agenda Session

U.S. Coast Guard Commercial Fishing Vessel Safety Program

Nov 18 2022

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM PST

The Helm (formally known as the Main Stage)

The Coast Guard Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance, Fishing Vessel Safety Division administers the Coast Guard’s national Commercial Fishing Vessel Safety (CFVS) program, which involves overseeing and implementing a diverse set of responsibilities; such as maintaining certain Federal laws and safety standards; reviewing, analyzing, and acting on marine casualty safety recommendations; facilitating safety outreach, such as with the Commercial Fishing Vessel Safety National Communication Plan; and partnering with NIOSH in the execution of the Fishing Safety Training and Research Grant Programs. These aims, and more, strive to improve safety, save lives, and reduce casualties within the commercial fishing industry.

The Seattle Fishermen's Grand Prize Drawing will take place on Saturday at 1:30PM at the Seattle Fishermen’s Memorial Booth (booth #549). Get your tickets by attending the safety seminars!


U.S. Coast Guard Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance

- Chief, Fishing Vessel Safety Division

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