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Guidance on the measures that shipowners and employers are expected to take in order to provide a safe means of access on UK ships.
This notice should be read in conjunction with the Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessels (Health and Safety at Work) Regulations 1997 (S.I. 1997/2967).
The Merchant Shipping (Means of Access) Regulations 1988 have been revoked, and this notice replaces the statutory duties in those Regulations.