AQUA Safety Health and Awareness Day 2017

On 26th July 2017 Kishorn Port saw the return of the Aquaculture Safety, Health and Awareness Day. This day is arranged through the Aquaculture Safety Forum and in conjunction with The Maritime and Coastguard Agency, The Health and Safety Executive and the Northern Lighthouse Board.
It was well attended with over 50 employees from across the Aquaculture industry in attendance.

The day started off with a demonstration for all on the operation of a 6 person lifeboat.

Following this smaller training sessions covered:
• Surviving Cold Water Shock.
• Fork Lift Truck Operation.
• Hazardous Substances.
• Lifejackets.
• Safe Winching.
• Confined Spaces.

The day was finished off with a brief display on flares. Everyone very much enjoyed the day and are looking forward to next year.

The following pictures show the dangerous substances talk followed by the group watching the lifeboat inflation talk.


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