Research and analysis

Safety lessons: keeping safe while pair trawling

A safety message to the fishing industry about how extreme vigilance and good communication, at all times, is essential in this inherently dangerous operation.


MAIB safety flyer issued October 2005

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This summary concerns a collision while pair trawling leading to one of the fishing vessels sinking.

The information has been prepared for the:

  • fishing industry
Published 25 October 2005