MGN 88 Health and safety: employment of young persons

This publication was withdrawn on 23 July 2014

MGN 88 has been replaced by MGN 473

Guidance on specific risks to young persons which may arise from their work on board ship.


MGN 88 Implementation of EC Directive 94/33: Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessels (Health and Safety at Work) (Employment of Young Persons) Regulations 1998

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Notice to:

  • shipowners
  • ship operators and managers
  • masters
  • officers and ratings of merchant vessels
  • skippers and crew on fishing vessels

Advice on new regulations for the occupational health and safety of young workers at work.