Coast Guard updates marine casualty reporting forms

The following is text of a release from Coast Guard Maritime Commons:

(WASHINGTON) — The CG-2692 series of forms for reporting marine casualties has been re-approved by the Office of Management and Budget and updated with the new expiration date of July 31, 2022. The revised forms can be found on the Office of Investigation and Casualty Analysis website:

CG-2692: Report of Marine Casualty, Commercial Diving Casualty, or OCS-Related Casualty
CG-2692A: Barge Addendum
CG-2692B: Report of Mandatory Chemical Testing Following a Serious Marine Incident Involving Vessels in Commercial Service
CG-2692C: Personnel Casualty Addendum
CG-2692D: Involved Persons and Witnesses Addendum

Owners, agents, masters, operators, or persons in charge of vessels should begin using the updated versions of the CG-2692 series immediately.

By Professional Mariner Staff