Effectiveness of Propeller GuardsAbout 2006 the U.S. Coast Guard began consulting and contracting with some experts to produce a test protocol for propeller guards. The American Boat and Yachting Council (ABYC) and CED Investigative Technologies are now finalizing that process for USCG. CED Investigative Technologies is a forensic engineering and accident reconstruction firm specializing in providing legal support to legal firms, insurers, and manufacturers.
ABYC and CED have completed the rough draft of their propeller guard protocol, titled “The Effectiveness of Propeller Guards” and are now putting it out for public comment before delivering the final draft the the U.S. Coast Guard later this Spring. Read More→