TITLE

Safety systems that might have averted disaster

PUB. DATE
April 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;4/20/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1765, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the collision between the ferry Moby Prince and an oil tanker in the Italian port of Livorno. Total death caused by the collision; Refusal of ministers in charge of commercial shipping in Europe to endorse a safety system which might have prevented the accident; Capabilities of the radar system; Opposition to a traffic control system from the merchant marine.
ACCESSION #
10491016

 

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