Maritime Safety & Security News – 20 September 2010

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Lucky escape from blast

A MAN was lucky not to be harmed after a ‘signal horn’, carried on commercial fishing vessels for safety turned into a dangerous weapon.

Fishing boat returns after fire
It was the second fishing boat fire in the area in two days. On Friday, a major rescue operation was launched off Shetland after a Norwegian vessel went on

Fire aboard fishing trawler at Northlake Way
Firefighters confined the fire to the deck level, and put it out in little more than an hour. There was a fire aboard the 125-foot commercial fishing vessel

Japan extends detention of Chinese captain arrested over ship
Japan extends detention of Chinese captain arrested over ship collision near disputed islands News – Japan extends detention of Chinese captain arrested

Agencies investigate whale dragged into port
The last report of a collision between a ship and a whale in San Francisco Bay was in 2008, and before that in 2006, Cordaro said. Continue reading »