Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA)
Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seamen
- Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA)
- TSO (The Stationery Office)
Amendment 9 to the Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seamen provides some useful pictorial representations of various existing safety points contained within the Code. These include: arrangements for working aloft; working on portable ladders; arrangements for entrances into enclosed spaces; use of mobile work equipment; and the positioning of boarding equipment.
Amendment 9 contains:
The latest guidance and advice for merchant seamen
Key updates relating to regulations that are now in force
Additional guidance under Chapter 13, 'Safe Movement'
Advice on the general safety principals to be followed when working on deck whilst at sea and the appropriate precautions to take whilst working at sea during heavy weather.
The latest consolidated editions of the Code (Print and Electronic) are available to purchase below along with Amendments 5 (April 2005), 6 (April 2006), 7 (June 2007) and 8 (November 2008).
|Format||Looseleaf||Published||20 Jul 2009|
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