MSN 1850 (M) MLC 2006: Reporting of Occupational Diseases

Explains the health and safety reporting of occupational diseases that shipowners, operators and managers should comply with.


MSN 1850(M) Maritime Labour Convention, 2006: Health and Safety Reporting of Occupational Diseases

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This notice should be read in conjunction with the Merchant Shipping (Maritime Labour Convention)(Health and Safety) (Amendment) Regs 2014.

Notice to all;

  • shipowners
  • ship operators
  • ship managers
  • employers of seafarers; masters, officers and seafarers on sea-going ships ordinarily engaged in commercial operations

Please complete and submit form MSF 4159 rev 0714 Occupational disease report form for UK registered merchant ships.

Published 17 September 2014
Last updated 20 March 2015 + show all updates
  1. Occupational disease report form for UK registered merchant ships (MSF 4159 rev 0714)

  2. First published.