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170418-N-NT795-745 SAN DIEGO (April 18, 2017) Sailors assigned to Coastal Riverine Squadron (CRS) 1 underway in transit at San Diego bay during a live fire exercise conducted by Coastal Riverine Group (CRG) 1 Training and Evaluation Unit (TEU). The Coastal Riverine Force is core Navy capability that’s provides high value assets protection and maritime security operations in coastal and inland waterways. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Boatswain’s Mate Nelson Doromal/Released)
NECF Protects the Fleet, Joint, and Combined Forces Across the Continuum of Great Power Competition, Crisis, and Conflict
By NECC Public Affairs | May 12, 2021
Navy warships and auxiliary support vessels are inherently more vulnerable when moored or transiting into and out of ports and harbors than while transiting at sea.  The Navy Expeditionary Combat Force (NECF),...

U.S. Navy Hospitalman Caleb Coker, a Jacksonville, Florida, native assigned to Navy Medicine Readiness and Training Command Camp Pendleton, California, administers the St. Louis Community Vaccination Center’s 20,000th COVID-19 vaccination, April 26, 2021. Located at The Dome at America’s Center in St. Louis, this CVC is a federal pilot Type 2 center. U.S. Northern Command, through U.S. Army North, remains committed to providing continued, flexible Department of Defense support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency as part of the whole-of-government response to COVID-19. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ryan Gomez/92nd Air Refueling Wing)
I Changed My Mind for Myself, My Shipmates, and My Family
By Lt. Cmdr. Amber Lewis, Navy Expeditionary Combat Command | April 30, 2021
If you are wary, maybe even afraid, of the COVID 19 vaccine, or skeptical about its effectiveness; you are not alone. Some Sailors assigned to Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC) had smiliar concerns and feelings...

A U.S. Navy Sailor aided distressed mariners in San Diego Bay, March 26, 2021. 
	
Senior Chief Hull Maintenance Technician Mario Pais, a native of St. Petersburg, Fla., assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Training and Evaluation Unit (EODTEU) 1, was with his unit at sea when he heard a distress call over the Coast Guard radio channel.

According to a San Diego Harbor Police report, Pais responded quickly to the call and took control of the scene. He administered first aid to a civilian mariner and calmed the remainder of passengers aboard their boat before safely leading them to the San Diego Harbor Police Station in Shelter Island, San Diego. 

Pais’ actions improved the overall chances of the survivability of the injured civilian, according to the report.
EODTEU 1 Sailor Aid Mariners in Distress
By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jason Isaacs | April 28, 2021
Senior Chief Hull Maintenance Technician Mario Pais, a native of St. Petersburg, Fla., assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Training and Evaluation Unit (EODTEU) 1, was with his unit at sea when he heard a distress call...

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Navy Expeditionary Forces Secure the Operating Environment Across the Competition Continuum
By Navy Expeditionary Combat Command Public Affairs | April 12, 2021
Hidden under the cover of darkness or operating in plain sight, your Navy Expeditionary Intelligence Command (NEIC) Intelligence Exploitation Teams (IETs) and Expeditionary Exploitation Unit 1 (EXU-1) Sailors operate at the...

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First Female Utilitiesman Chief and Chief Warrant Officer of the Seabees Still Serves the Force She Loves
By Petty Officer 2nd Class Cori Goins | March 29, 2021
When it comes to being the first to do something, it may seem like an impossible feat. There are many challenges and hurdles to jump over as a first. That didn’t stop Diane Littrell, training resource manager for Navy...

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Motor Vehicle Safety Recalls an Issue Not to Ignore
By Leslie Tomaino, Naval Safety Center Safety Promotions | July 14, 2021
You may or may not have seen the warning in your mailbox, with bright red letters “URGENT” or “RECALL” on the outside of the envelope. Every day, vehicle safety notices go out, and still, these warnings go largely ignored by consumers. Add military service members and their family’s busy schedules, deployments, PCS moves, unforwarded mail, etc., and it is even easier not to receive or see these notices. Every year car manufacturers will recall millions of vehicles in the United States due to significant safety issues. Many may not know what a vehicle safety recall is, where to find more information or why it is very important.
NAVSAFECEN Announces CNO Afloat Safety Award Recipients
By Rebecca Coleman, Naval Safety Center Safety Promotions | July 12, 2021
NORFOLK, Va. - A five-time recipient joined 14 other ships in winning top honors for the fiscal 2020 Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Afloat Safety Awards, which recognize outstanding contributions to fleet readiness, morale, efficiency and economical use of resources through safety.
Culture Standardization Workshop Ties In Best Practices, Lessons Learned
By Rebecca Coleman, Naval Safety Center Safety Promotions | June 7, 2021
NORFOLK, Va. - A group of Navy and Marine Corps facilitators met recently to discuss best practices and lessons gleaned from culture workshops held across the Fleet.
NAVSAFECEN, SUPSALV MH-60S deep-water recovery captures data to prevent future aircraft mishaps
By Sarah Langdon | May 21, 2021
Thanks to successful salvage efforts from a joint naval operation, the Naval Safety Center (NAVSAFECEN) and Aviation Mishap Board (AMB) received critical data from a downed MH-60S Seahawk helicopter, which should lead to determining the cause and potentially preventing future similar mishaps.
2021 PDS Continues to Innovate
By Leslie Tomaino, Naval Safety Center Safety Promotions | May 19, 2021
The Naval Safety and Environmental Training Center (NAVSAFENVTRACEN) hosted the 29th Annual Joint

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