Mishap reporting and record keeping supply the Coast Guard with critical safety information. Mishap reports and records are also required by federal law and provide data to identify and correct unsafe acts and conditions. Mishap reports are entered by safety personnel into CGPORTAL applications managed by the Coast Guard HSWL Service Center. Enter search terms “mishap reporting” for Shore & Afloat mishap reports; enter search term "AVIATRS" for aviation reports.
Mishap Reporting Guidance
The Coast Guard maintains an extensive library of companion procedures
and guides to supplement the policies detailed in the Safety and
Environmental Health Manual, COMDTINST M5100.47 (series). Analysis and
reporting procedures are published on the HSWL Service Center and
Flight Safety Officer (FSO) CGPORTAL sites. View guidance on
basic mishap response, analysis and reporting procedures.