The fishing and fish processing industry is a significant part of Nova Scotia’s economy – and is among the most dangerous. Each year, Nova Scotians are injured growing, harvesting, and processing fish yearly.
The following workplace hazards are common in the fishing and fish processing industry:
Use the OH&S Risk Mapping Tool for injury prevention to identify and mitigate these risks.
Show your commitment to PFD safety on your vessel. Order this decal to remind your crew to prioritize safety evert time you leave the wharf.
Captains across Nova Scotia share their safety stories.
View more videos