MGN 378(M+F) Provision and use of work equipment regulations 2008

New regulations for use of work equipment, lifting operations and lifting equipment on merchant shipping and fishing vessels from 8 September 2008.


MGN 378 (M+F) Merchant shipping and fishing vessels (provision and use of work equipment) (amendment)regulations 2008 and merchant shipping and fishing vessels (lifting operations and lifting equipment) (amendment) regulations 2008

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Notice to:

  • all ship owners
  • ship operators
  • charterers
  • managers and other employers of seafarers
  • masters
  • chief engineers
  • officers
  • ratings and other workers on merchant ships
  • fishing vessels and yachts and other vessels with crew and self-employed persons carrying out operations on any vessels
  • classification societies
  • certifying authorities
  • test houses and competent persons
Published 1 September 2008