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.
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.
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.