Man Overboard Prevention for the Inland Waterways
Without adequate care a fatal fall overboard can be a consequence. Prevention of man overboard incidents should be the number one goal of every boat crew and company working on the inland waterways.
This program explores the causes of man overboard accidents on the inland waterways and their deadly effects. Utilizing the joint recommendations of a recent AWO/Coast Guard report, this video focuses on prevention and integrating a culture of shipboard safety. Recovery techniques, hypothermia, and safe work practices are all demonstrated. Length: 24 minutes