Training for Perilous Work

Updated: Dec 17, 2018

MV Times Article

November 14, 2018


Last week mariners gathered in Menemsha for a series of workshops geared toward enhanced safety while engaged in what is statistically among the most dangerous occupations in the U.S. — commercial fishing. A Bureau of Labor Statistics analysis of 2016 fatalities per 100,000 workers found job-related mortality of fishermen second only to loggers.


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