Calling all nominees for Plimsoll Awards

Do you know an individual or organization that has made an important contribution to safety in the maritime industry? Professional Mariner invites you to nominate them for a Samuel Plimsoll Award.

Each year, Professional Mariner awards Plimsolls to honor outstanding achievement in the pursuit of greater safety for mariners.

The magazine will present two Samuel Plimsoll Awards for outstanding service — one to an individual and one to an organization — to honor their contributions in making the industry safer for mariners. A Plimsoll Award also will be presented for innovation. This award recognizes an innovative product or service that contributes to improved safety or efficiency in the industry.

For nomination instructions and award criteria, visit The deadline for nominations is Feb. 2, and the winners will be announced in March.

By Professional Mariner Staff