Maritime Safety Awareness Bulletin issue 10—Safe vessel access
In issue 10, read about how safe vessel access is essential for the safety of everyone involved. Including embarking and disembarking a vessel, gangways and the crew who rig them.
In this issue, we focus on safe access to vessels, including:
- safe rigging of access equipment
- managing the risks for personal safety while rigging
- maintenance and inspection of access equipment.
Marine order 12 provides further details on safe access to vessels in port.