b'FOGHORNFOCUS:CONVENTION REVIEWPVA Members Continue to Prioritize Safety, Committee Recognizes Safety Award WinnersP assenger Vessel AssociationThe Roger Murphy National Marineindustry that have resulted in signifi -members are dedicated toSafety Award named in honor of PVAcant, positive outcomes which may promoting safe operations. ThisPast President Roger Murphy, thehave turned a bad day better. More uncontested fact is punctuated byfounder of the PVA Safety and Securitysimply, actions in response to a crisis or heroic and industry-changing effortsCommittee is given to a deservingemergency, resulting in a substantial, to further increase safety on passengeremployee of a PVA member, as recog- and possibly life-saving, impact.vessels every year. To recognizenition for demonstrating, enhancingEach year, the PVA Safety and these people who are making a dif- or contributing to the overall safety ofSecurity Committee asks PVA Vessel ference, the PVA Safety and Securitytheir company or organization and themembers to nominate anyone who Committee, with the support ofpassenger vessel industry.has performed exemplary safety the Passenger Vessel Foundation,The Captain Elizabeth Gedneyduties above and beyond expectations present the Roger Murphy NationalPassenger Vessel Safety Award recog- for the two awards. After reviewing Marine Safety Award and the Captainnizes actions by PVA Vessel membersredacted nominations to eliminate Elizabeth Gedney passenger Safetyand their employees through training,bias, committee members vote. The Award at the PVA Annual Conventionseamanship, and dedication to thenominees with the highest number of at MariTrends.best standards of the passenger vesselvotes are declared the winners.NEW PRODUCTS, SAME LEVEL OF TRUST & DURABILITY.Introducing Highly Configurable Vessel System Monitoring & SMART Alarm Device Power Assist Get-homeSteeringDrivesStabilizers Reversing Thrusters Autopilot PumpKOBELT MANUFACTURING CO. LTD.+1 (604) 572-3935Surrey, BC, Canadawww.kobelt.com20MARCH 2020FOGHORN'