LIFE SAFETY APPROACH TO FISHING VESSEL DESIGN AND OPERATION
The life safety risks that fishermen face are many and varied, as are the designs of the vessels they operate. This paper presents a series of suggested voluntary practices in the operation, design and construction of fishing vessels that may lessen the risks. Particular emphasis is placed on fire protection, on lifesaving appliances and on certain practices that could prove beneficial.
- From the 1980 SNAME Spring Meeting and STAR Symposium, "Safety and the Marine Environment," held 3-7 June 1980 at the Hotel del Coronado, Coronado, California.
Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers601 Pavonia Avenue
Jersey City, NJ USA 07306-2907
- De Carteret, J
- Lemley, N W
- SHEEHAN, D F
- Publication Date: 1980
- Pagination: n.p.
- TRT Terms: Fires; Fishing vessels; Protection; Rescue equipment; Ship operations
- Subject Areas: Marine Transportation; Safety and Human Factors; Security and Emergencies;
- Accession Number: 00311125
- Record Type: Publication
- Report/Paper Numbers: Session No. 12 Conf Paper
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: May 7 1980 12:00AM