In 2017 a study was completed in to the cost benefit ratio of pilotage in Canada. Below are the benefit cost quantified results. To read the full report click on the link at the bottom to download the pdf.
Safety Benefit

The overall safety benefit of Pilotage in Canada is a Benefit/Cost ratio of approximately 18 to 1 – an excellent return by any assessment.


Productivity Benefit

The benefit/cost ratio based on only the efficiency or economic benefits identified in the specific case studies, is 2.98 to 1 ratio.

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