Capt. Jonathan Kjaerulff

Captain Jonathan Kjaerulff writes frequently on the subject of maritime safety. He is Business Development Manager at MITAGS-PMI.

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The Human Side

By Capt. Jonathan Kjaerulff 2019-05-02 20:44:32

When the Titanic sank in 1912, many crewmembers went down with the ship so that passengers could survive. When the cruise ship Oceanos foundered off the coast of South Africa in August of 1991, most of the crew – including the Master – abandoned the vessel, leaving the passengers to fend for themselves. In 2012, after running his ship onto the rocks, Captain Francesco Schettino of the Costa Concordia gained infamy and imprisonment when he claimed...

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