Here’s a little light reading for those of us in the industry. The final rule will bring US mariners (kicking and screaming) into compliance with the IMO convention. More info to come once the NVICs start flying. Expect confusion, anxiety and more training requirements. The best way to survive this transition period (ending with full compliance expected in 2017) is to pay close attention to the next batch of NVICs.
Then, open your calendar and your wallet ’cause this is going to sting..