Archive for May 2011

Propeller Safety & Propeller Guard Events, Meetings, and Major Developments Prior to June 2011 when we moved to our new format.

26 Jan 2011 – we received a note from ABYC yesterday on the upcoming Propeller Injury Accident Mitigation Workshop at the Miami International Boat Show on February 17, 2011 from 4pm to 5:25pm. Their tentative schedule if below. If you are interested in attending, please contact Helen Koepper at ABYC.

    4:00 - 4:05 Welcome and Introduction - Richard Blackman, USCG
    4:05 - 4:35 Propeller Guard Update - Guy Taylor, 3PO
    4:35 - 5:20 USCG Propeller Injury Avoidance - Bill Daley, CED
    5:20 - 5:25 Obtaining the Information from the USCG Studies, Phil Cappel, USCG
    The session will be followed by a 5 minute update on Carbon Monoxide Issues

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Propeller Safety & Propeller Injuries – Our Thoughts Prior to June 2011

We captured our thoughts about propeller safety on a page prior to moving to our new format in June 2011. We moved the page capturing our earlier thoughts to this post. Our more recent thoughts are in the blog.

These are just thoughts we have had surrounding propeller injury avoidance in general and related issues. We started logging them here in May 2005. We hope to follow up on some of them as time allows. They are intended to stimulate thought and conversation about potential solutions. Several are just brief thoughts I have had and may not be well thought out. If you have any comments about them or thoughts to add, please contact us.
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