By Chris Taylor From SafeGuard CLOTHING (12 NOVEMBER 2015)
The impact of piracy is difficult to assess, as the cost in human life can far outstrip any economic repercussion. However, reports have indicated that cost of piracy per year to the international shipping community is well over $6bn. Clearly pirates are a major worldwide problem, and the impact to our global community is serious.
By Edward Lundquist
Wednesday, July 08, 2015
For maritime security experts, there were many lessons learned after the 2011 Republican National Convention in Tampa. That’s why those experts are meeting now in Cleveland, the site of the 2016 RNC to learn from the professionals who planned and executed the maritime safety and security efforts for the Tampa event.