Alaska Sea Grant Releases New Handbook on Avoiding Boatyard Hazards
Citing a rate of injury and illness on ships and in boatyards is more than double those of construction and general industry, Alaska Sea Grant has released an online booklet aimed at making boatyards safer.
The book, written by Terry Johnson, retired Alaska Sea Grant Marine Advisory agent and emeritus professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, explains the risks and recommends ways that boat owners and builders, boatyard employees, technicians and others can protect themselves.
“Boatyard Hazards – Tips for Protecting Worker Safety and Health” is not a comprehensive safety ...
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