American Maritime Safety, Inc. (“AMS”) has filed an amicus brief in support of the USCG’s position that the Hopper decision should be reversed. As you may recall, the Hopper decision dismissed a USCG license action on the grounds that the USCG failed to prove that the employer’s random test selection of the mariner was based […]
To fulfill statutory obligations associated with its status as a non-profit membership corporation, AMS holds an annual membership meeting. This year the meeting will be held on Thursday, October 15, 2015, at the Yale Club of New York City. To satisfy quorum requirements, members are requested to attend or, alternatively, to submit a completed proxy […]
In order to encourage attendance at our annual meeting each year, AMS presents a series of speakers addressing issues of interest to the maritime industry, including: regulatory compliance, substance abuse issues, maritime safety, and workplace harassment prevention. Harassment prevention presents a special challenge to the maritime industry due to the increasing diversity of its workforce […]
American Maritime Safety, Inc. provides organizations with the necessary tools and support to comply with regulations that require enrollment of safety sensitive personnel in a Chemical Testing Program.