MGN 532 (M) Safe movement on board ship

Measures that shipowners and employers are expected to take in order to provide for safe movement on board UK ships.


MGN 532 (M) Safe movement on board ship

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This notice should be read in conjunction with MGN 532 (M) (Corrigendum) safe movement on board ship and the Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessels (Health and Safety at Work) Regulations 1997 (S.I. 1997/2967).

The Merchant Shipping (Safe Movement on Board Ship) Regulations 1988 have been revoked, and this notice replaces the statutory duties in those Regulations.

Notice to all

  • shipowners
  • operators
  • managers
  • other employers of seafarers
  • masters
  • officers and seafarers
Published 3 February 2015
Last updated 12 February 2015 + show all updates
  1. MGN 532 (M) subject to review - amendment in progress.
  2. First published.