Working at sea – guidance

Guidance: applying vessel equipment regulations (LOLER and PUWER)

How to comply with the merchant shipping and fishing vessel regulations on work and lifting equipment.

Document

Guidance on the application of the Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessels (Provision and Use of Work Equipment) Regulations 2006 (PUWER) and the Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessels (Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment) Regulations 2006 (LOLER) to fi

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Detail

Guidance for employers and the self-employed on applying:

  • Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessel (Provision and Use of Work Equipment) Regulations 2006 (PUWER)
  • Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessel (Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment) Regulations 2006 (LOLER)

to typical work equipment found on fishing vessels.