MSN 1886 MLC and ILO 188 medical standards

Medical examination system and appointment of approved doctors and medical and eyesight standards.

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MSN 1886 has been replaced by MSN 1886 Amendment 1


MSN 1886 (M+F) MLC and ILO 188 work in fishing convention medical examination system appointment of approved doctors and medical and eyesight standards

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This notice should be read in conjunction with the merchant shipping (maritime labour convention) (medical certification) regulations 2010 as amended and the merchant shipping (work in fishing) (medical certification) regulations 2018 and replaces in part MSN 1839 (M).

Notice to

  • approved doctors
  • shipowners
  • ship operators and ship managers
  • fishing vessel owners and managers
  • employers of seafarers and fishermen
  • masters
  • officers and seafarers and fishermen
Published 2 November 2018