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Fishing vessel stability: Reducing the risk of capsizing and lives lost

Loss of vessel stability is one of the main hazards in commercial fishing. This bulletin discusses key factors that can negatively affect vessel stability, the responsibilities of owners and masters, and safe work practices to put in place to help reduce the risk.

Publication Date: Jan 2020 File type: PDF (1 MB) Asset type: Safety Bulletin Reference: WS 2020-01