Summary of a fatal man overboard from the fishing vessel Apollo highlighting several key safety lessons.
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This safety message concerns the fatal man overboard from the stern trawler Apollo in heavy seas, north-west of Orkney on 18 April 2016.
The flyer highlights the findings of the MAIB investigation and the key safety lessons, including the importance of risk assessments and wearing lifejackets or personal flotation devices when working on deck.
The information has been prepared for members of the:
- fishing industry
An investigation report has also been produced for this accident and is available to download from the reports section of this website.