Research and analysis

Safety lessons: safe boating on inland waterways

A safety message to inland waterway users to raise awareness of the potential hazards and what actions to take to mitigate the risks.


MAIB safety flyer issued September 2006

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This summary concerns a fatal fall from a narrow boat after contact with the canal bank.

The information has been prepared for:

  • recreational craft users
  • canal or narrow boat owners and users
Published 1 September 2006