Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seamen
- Maritime and Coastguard Agency
- TSO (The Stationery Office)
The 'Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seamen' is intended primarily for merchant seamen on UK-registered vessels. Copies of the current edition of the Code must be carried on all UK ships other than fishing vessels and pleasure craft. A copy must be made available to any seaman in the ship who requests it, in accordance with the Merchant Shipping (Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seamen) Regulations 1998.
Advice on safe mooring arrangements for small domestic passenger craft and ships launches
Latest guidance issued in Marine Guidance Note 322 (M+F) with regard to Ship Survey Standards
Recommendations regarding hazardous substances made by the Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) accident investigation report concerning the vessel Hilli
Advice on towing, following an increase in the number of accidents
Advice on lifting following Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessel (Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment) Regulations 2006.
The Code details the regulatory framework for health and safety on board ship, safety management and statutory duties underlying the advice in the Code, and the areas that should be covered when introducing a new recruit to the safety procedures on board.
All purchasers of the Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seamen (ISBN 0115526129) are required to have Amendment 07, as well as Amendments 05 (ISBN 011552620X) and 06 (ISBN 0115527214, both of which are available below) to bring their copy up-to-date.
Please note: The 'Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seamen Consolidated Edition 2004' (ISBN 0115526129) has been superseded by 'Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seamen Consolidated Edition 2007' (ISBN 0115528237, available below).
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