The Sinking Of The Lady Mary: Tragedy, U.s. Coast Guard Investigation, And Lessons Learned

Date: 05/15/2014
Publication: Second Quarter 2014 Edition of Benedict’s Maritime Bulletin
CooperLevenson Publication: Second Quarter 2014 Edition of Benedict’s Maritime Bulletin
Summary: On March 24, 2009, the scallop boat LADY MARY sank 65 nautical miles off the coast of Cape May, New Jersey. Tragically, six of the seven crewmembers died as a result. This article examines that catastrophe and the U.S. Coast Guard’s procedures for the investigation of marine casualties as a general matter, and as to the LADY MARY in particular.
Article: Lady Mary 2014.pdf
Date Published: March 1, 2017


Written by: Cooper Levenson, P.A.

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