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Document ID (ISN)28017
CIS number 77-1734
ISBN(s) 0-11-511710-5
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Title Casualties to vessels and accidents to men - Vessels registered in the United Kingdom: Return for 1975.
Bibliographic information Marine Division, Department of Trade, London. H.M. Stationery Office, P.O. Box 569, London SE1 9NH, United Kingdom, 1977. 46p. Illus. Price: ú1.75.
Abstract This report gives, inter alia, statistics concerning deaths due to disease (including tropical diseases) or accident, and details of non-fatal injuries, among crew members of: merchant vessels; deep-sea trawlers (breakdown between near and middle water side trawlers and distant water side and stern trawlers, further subdivided according to length); and coastal trawlers. Breakdown of fatal crew accidents on trawlers (1958-1975) inclusive) by rank or duties: skippers and second-hands; bosuns, deck-hands, spare hands, deck learners; engineers, greasers, firemen; cooks, galley boys, radio officers, etc. (estimated population at risk: 3,100). Breakdown of non-fatal injuries on trawlers (for 1975) by cause or place of accident: engineroom or stokehold; falls from aloft or down hatchways; accidents on deck (including slips, falls, etc.); fell or washed overboard (estimated population at risk: 2,900).
Descriptors (primary) occupational accidents; United Kingdom; sea transport; statistics; ships
Descriptors (secondary) deep-sea fishing; occupational diseases; report; severity rates; fatalities; coastal fishing; causes of accidents; trawlers
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Water transportation