Working at sea – guidance

Code of safe working practices for merchant seamen annexes

This publication was withdrawn on 13 October 2015

These annexes have been revised. The revised annexes can be found at:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/code-of-safe-working-practices-for-merchant-seafarers

A collection of forms that go with the full 'Code of safe working practices for merchant seamen (COSWP)'.

Documents

Initial risk assessment

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Detailed risk assessment

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Permit to work in unmanned machinery spaces

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Permit to work: entry into enclosed or confined space

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Permit to work: machinery or equipment

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Permit to work: hot work

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Permit to work: aloft/overside

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Permit to work: general electrical (under 1000 volts)

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Permit to work: electrical high voltage (over 1000 volts)

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Sanction to test: electrical high voltage systems (over 1000 volts)

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Certificate of test and thorough examination of lifting appliances

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Certificate of test and thorough examination of derricks used in union purchase

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Certificate of test and thorough examination of loose gear

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Certificate of test and thorough examination of wire rope

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Register of ship's lifting appliances and cargo handling gear

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Part 1: thorough examination of lifting appliances and loose gear

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Part 2: regular inspection of loose gear

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Certificate of thorough examination: lifting appliance/derricks/loose gear/wire rope

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Detail

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