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November 7, 2016
Media: Article

An experienced NOAA Diver describes the events that led to his recent out of air incident and discusses ways to prevent another incident. 

Diving Safety Recall
October 27, 2016
Media: Article

Hazard: The TUSA DC Solar Link IQ1204 diving computer can malfunction and display an incorrect reading to the diver, posing a drowning and injury hazard due to decompression sickness.

Diving Safety Recall
October 27, 2016
Media: Image
Event
August 25, 2016
NOAA Diving Control and Safety Board meeting.
Divers and crew gather on the deck of NOAA Ship Hi'ialakai
August 16, 2016
Media: Article

NOAA Diving Medical Officer LT Gary Montgomery describes a day on the Hi'ialakai during the Hawaiian Archipelago Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program (HARAMP) mission.

July 19, 2016
Media: Article

During a multi-day, high tempo mission, a diver ran out of air and was assisted to the surface by his dive buddies. 

July 19, 2016
Media: Article

A habitat evaluation dive was interrupted by the unexpected appearance of a tug. 

July 19, 2016
Media: Article

A recent incident involved two divers that had surfaced from a dive, remaining afloat on the surface and undetected by topside support for 55 minutes. 

Event
July 21, 2016
NOAA Diving Control and Safety Board (NDCSB) meeting

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