Coast Guard Inspections and Compliance Directorate advises mariners to keep contact information updated to assist in the timely resolution of TWIC eligibility issues.
The Coast Guard announced a proposed delay in the effective date for certain facilities affected by final TWIC-reader requirements rule published in the Federal Register in 2016.
There has been an increase in cyberattacks on companies critical to the global supply chain. Container ships and freight planes are now being targeted in different ways.
The Coast Guard Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy has published Marine Safety Information Bulletin 02-21 Change 5 “COVID-19 Safety Requirements in the Maritime Transportation System.”