Safety

Safety Goals

Florida Marine’s safety goals are:

  • Zero incidents
  • Zero injuries
  • Zero critical barge/towboat equipment failures

 

To achieve these goals, Florida Marine has instituted a multifaceted safety program designed to promote:

  • Safety awareness
  • Safety conscious attitude
  • Safety action

 
Safety Awareness, Attitude and Action

Florida Marine strives to build safety awareness, attitude and action through:

  • Partnership with Delgado Community College Maritime, Fire, Radar & Industrial Training Facility to provide regulatory training
  • Safety Team providing encouragement and support to shore side personnel and vessel crews
  • Program encouraging our crews to be vigilant and to report any circumstances they think might possibly lead to an unsafe condition
  • Safety incentives to employees, including recognition, monetary rewards and non-monetary rewards