Research and analysis

Safety lessons: safe working practices and emergency procedures

Summary of a major fire on Shark and the foundering of Royalist highlighting ways to improve safety on board fishing vessels.

Documents

MAIB safety flyer issued August 2008

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Folleto de seguridad MAIB emitido agosto de 2008

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Detail

This safety message concerns 2 serious accidents and details how fishermen can help to prevent similar accidents from occurring in the future. The information has been prepared for members of the:

  • fishing industry

A Spanish translation (Folleto de seguridad MAIB emitido agosto de 2008) is also provided.