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The U.S. Coast Guard
Marine Transportation Act
This authorizes the U.S. Cost Guard to:
2. Require USCG safety inspections of towing vessels
3. Establish the hours of service for mariners engaged onboard towing vessels
This regulatory process is referred to as SubChapter M
MarineCFO’s Endurance Vessel 365 provides an electronic towing vessel record which is the baseline for both onboard and shoreside SubChapter M regulatory record keeping. Towing industry high impact areas including Safety Management & Planned Maintenance, Environmental Stewardship, Jones Act & Limitations of Liability Act, Manning & Training, and Risk Management are all supported by the Vessel 365 product.