Become a Member

Why Become a Member

By joining NMSA, you will join an association of experts and professionals from across North America and U.S. territories that are advocating for industry-wide safety. As a member, your organization can benefit from real time insights into the industry, take part in shaping policy and regulations governing our industry, and gain access to invaluable information and resources that will propel our industry forward.

If you are interested in joining the National Maritime Safety Association, please fill out the form below and select submit once completed. A member from our team will be in touch with you regarding details about NMSA membership.

NMSA Membership Types

Association Members – (a) Any member that is a trade or business association that -(1) is incorporated or formally organized in the United States, and (2) represents employers who directly load and unload marine cargo in their negotiations and/or administration of a collective bargaining agreement, shall be classified as an “Associate Member.” Annual dues are determined based on a percentage of man hours worked during the previous contract year for Association Members.

Affiliate Members – (b) Any member that does not meet the criteria outlined in Section 2(a) above – including foreign associations, insurance carriers and equipment manufacturers – shall be classified as an “Affiliate Member.” Affiliate Members are not eligible for official positions nor do they hold voting rights, unless waived by the Board. Annual dues are a flat fee of $4,000 for Affiliate Members.

Key Services

  • Training Videos
  • Technical Committee
  • Source Referrals
  • Industry Gatherings

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