Business Brief: Shipping Industry Learns From El Faro Hearing

Feb 29, 2016

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The Coast Guard hearing on the sinking of the El Faro cargo ship wrapped up in Jacksonville on Friday. It was the first hearing of its kind to be streamed live on the Internet.

In this week’s Business Brief, analyst John Burr tells News Director Jessica Palombo, the shipping industry is making voluntary changes because of the live broadcast.