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Be Rigged and Ready.

Be Rigged and Ready.

BIM in partnership with the RNLI, welcomed 35 fishermen to Man Overboard sessions in the Errigal Training Centre, Falcarragh, Co. Donegal recently. The sessions are designed to provide fishermen with the experience of falling into cold sea conditions, wearing full...
Safe manning a requirement of all fishing vessels

Safe manning a requirement of all fishing vessels

Owners and skippers reminded to apply for a Safe Manning Document Owners and skippers of fishing vessels are reminded to apply for a Safe Manning Document from the Marine Survey Office at the Department of Transport. Safe manning is an important factor in the safe...
re-Fish: A Fish Safety Foundation Initiative

re-Fish: A Fish Safety Foundation Initiative

re-FISH is an initiative, run by the FISH Safety Foundation, a New Zealand based charity, dedicated to the safety of fishers at sea globally. Fishing is recognised as one of the most dangerous occupations in the world with at least 32,000 fishing related deaths per...
Mullion launch a new improved 275 Newton life jacket

Mullion launch a new improved 275 Newton life jacket

A new improved version of the Mullion Compact Supreme to the 275N Standard complete with Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) was launched at Irish Skipper Expo 2022 in March of this year. After the successful introduction to Safety at Sea of the COMPACT SUPREME 150N PLB,...