Naval Safety Center Story Archive

Motorcycle Mentorship Program Required at All Commands  (16 May 2013)
The most recent change to the Navy's Traffic Safety Instruction, OPNAVINST 5100.12J, requires commands to set up mentorship programs for motorcycle riders. These programs are designed to give experienced riders the opportunity to teach new riders how to be successful on their bikes.
Virginia Texting Law Takes Effect Today  (1 July 2013)
A new law in Virginia, home of the world's largest naval base, makes texting while driving a primary offense as of July 1.
DASN (S) Honored as a Top Safety CEO  (13 February 2014)
Paul Hanley, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Safety, was recognized Feb. 1 by the National Safety Council as one of 10 CEOs who "Get It" when it comes to demonstrating a personal commitment to world-class safety.
Naval Safety Center Hosts Inaugural Fleet Safety Council Meeting  (8 August 2014)
In an effort to save lives and resources needlessly lost due to mishaps, an Operational Safety Council has been established and will meet monthly to share ideas and concerns.
Navy ORM App Gives Fleet More Options  (2 February 2017)
The Navy released its new mobile Operational Risk Management (ORM) app designed to make annual training requirements more accessible to Sailors, Feb. 1.
Most Senior CWO5 Retires After 33 Years  (2 May 2017)
Chief Warrant Officer Dan Kissel retired April 28 during a formal ceremony at the Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit (CNATTU) Ceremonial Hangar at Naval Air Station Oceana after 33 years of naval service. Kissel has been regarded as the senior CWO5 (Chief Warrant Officer) 5 in the Navy.

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