PVA’s Commitment to Safety

The U.S. Passenger Vessel Industry safely carries over 200 million people annually.


The Passenger Vessel Industry places a systematic emphasis on safe operations and a strict adherence to sound risk management practices.


Encouraging a safety culture based organization, management commitment, and empowered personnel, PVA operators implement sound programs and best practices that strive to prevent accidents before they happen.

Safety is Our Business and PVA Members are Committed to:

• Professionalism and Safe Operation

• Excellent Safety Record

(Documented by U.S. Coast Guard)

• Qualified and Well Trained Crew

• Coast Guard Regulation and Oversight

• Preventative Measures

• Continuous Improvement

For more information we encourage you to review our fact sheet highlighting our industry’s commitment to safety.