Important milestone reached in enhancing safety at sea for fishermen

An innovative scheme to provide a free lifejacket to every commercial fisherman in Scotland has reached an important milestone with the 1,000th life saving device having been just handed out.

Furthermore, around 80% of fishermen who have received their lifejackets have also opted for free instruction sessions on their use, which has helped to stimulate discussion […]

By |December 30th, 2013|News|Comments Off on Important milestone reached in enhancing safety at sea for fishermen

Industry Advisor meets French-Canadian counterparts

Recently Scottish Fishermen’s Federation Industry Advisor John Watt took time to meet with Jean Lanteigne and a delegation representing the French-Canadian fishing industry for a tour around Fraserburgh Harbour.

John was able to share with the party the offshore opportunities from the oil and gas industry that operates here in Scotland, which are afforded to the […]

By |December 24th, 2013|News|Comments Off on Industry Advisor meets French-Canadian counterparts