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Sea Harvester report and flyer published

Serious injury to deckhand on board Sea Harvester in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Photograph of the aft deck of Sea Harvester
Aft deck of Sea Harvester

MAIB report on the investigation of the serious head injury sustained by a deckhand on board the twin rig prawn trawler Sea Harvester in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland on 3 August 2016 is now published.

The report contains details of what happened, subsequent actions taken and recommendations, read more.

A safety flyer for the fishing industry summarising the accident and detailing the safety lessons learned has also been produced.

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Published 6 July 2017