Captain Fred Mattera
Owner / President American Fire Suppression, Inc.


  • Commercial Fisherman 40 years experience
  • Past Owner / Captain 85' Freezer Trawler "Travis & Natalie"
  • Owner / President North East Safety Training Co.
  • US Coast Guard Certified Marine Safety Instructor
  • Member USCG Commercial Fishing Safety Advisory Committee- Homeland Security Appointed
  • President of "The Point Club" Mutual Insurance Group of Fishing Vessels
  • Director - Global Insurer / Sunderland Marine Insurance Co.
  • Director - AMSEA  (Alaska Marine Safety & Education Association)
  • Columnist Commercial Fishing News - SAFE BOAT - SMART BOAT