Open consultation

Consultation on the fishing vessel work equipment and lifting equipment guidance

Summary

This consultation seeks to review the draft guidance on the LOLER and PUWER regulations 2006.

This consultation closes at

Consultation description

The Maritime and Coastguard Agency would like your views on updated guidance on the application of the merchant shipping and fishing vessels (provision and use of work equipment) (PUWER) regulations 2006 and the merchant shipping and fishing vessels (lifting operations and lifting equipment) (LOLER) regulations 2006, to fishing vessels.

Duration

The stakeholder engagement will last for a period of eight weeks from 1st July 2019 and all comments should be provided, preferably by email, no later than 26th August 2019.

Submitting your responses

Consultation responses should be emailed to workinfishingconvention@mcga.gov.uk. Any questions on this consultation should be sent to this address.

When responding, representative groups are asked to give a summary of the people and organisations they represent and, where relevant who else they have consulted in reaching their conclusion.

Documents

Consultation letter LOLER and PUWER updated guidance

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Annex 3 draft MGN XXX (F) Lifting operations and lifting equipment and provision and use of work equipment regulations 2006

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Published 1 July 2019