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Investigation Activity Report
SPV TRUTH - Grounding / Santa Rosa Is.
Activity Start Date: Monday, October 13, 2008
MISLE Activity Number: 3344837
MISLE Originating Unit: Marine Safety Detachment Santa Barbara
MISLE Activity Owner: Commandant (CG-INV-3)
MISLE Activity Controller: Commandant (CG-INV-3)
MISLE Case Number: 429198

I. INCIDENT BRIEF
SPV TRUTH was transiting from Santa Cruz Is. to Santa Rosa Is. in early morning hours with 24 psgrs aboard when licensed Mate fell asleep at the helm and ran aground at ~9 knots on the beach of Santa Rosa Is. No injuries occurred, and vessel sustained no damage. Mate's 50 GRT license was inadequate for operating the 78 GRT vessel, and there is evidence of improper watchstanding/rest periods. See Enforcement Activity.

II. INCIDENT SUMMARY
Incident Involved: Alleged Civil Offense(s)
Level of Investigation: Data Collection
IMO Classification: Routine
USCG Classification: Routine
Was This a Serious Marine Incident? No
Was a Marine Board Convened by Commandant? No
Personal Casualty Summary Vessel(s) Status Summary Property Damage Summary
Total Missing: 0
Total Dead: 0
Total Injured: 0
At Risk, Not Injured: 0
Total Not at Risk: 4
Total at Risk: 0
Actual Total Loss(es): 0
Total Constructive Loss, Salvaged: 0
Total Constructive Loss, Unsalvaged: 0
Damaged: 0
Undamaged: 1

NO RECORDED DATA

III. ACTIONS IN REPONSE TO THIS REPORT
Actions on Recommendations:

NO RECORDED DATA
Safety Alerts:

NO RECORDED DATA

IV. FINDINGS OF FACT
Subjects of the Investigation
Involved Vessel(s) Involved Facilities

Vessel Name: TRUTH
VIN: 556419
Role: Involved in a Marine Casualty

NO RECORDED DATA
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Involved Parties Involved Organizations

Party Name: Removed for Privacy
Party Name: Removed for Privacy
Party Name: Removed for Privacy
Party Name: Removed for Privacy

Organization Name: TRUTH AQUATICS, INC
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Response Resources Waterway Segment(s)

NO RECORDED DATA

Waterway: SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL ACCESS
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V. REFERRAL FOR ENFORCEMENT ACTION

NO RECORDED DATA
Last Update:
Monday, September 21, 2020