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Lifeboat falls off low wage P&O ferry
Accidents involving lifeboats are one of the most common causes of injuries and fatalities amongst seafarers in the shipping industry.  All crew working on P&O Ferries are low paid agency crew, predominantly recruited overseas by Maltese crewing agent IFM. IFM...
Region: National
Tagged with: RMT, Mick Lynch, P&O Ferries, P&O Pioneer, Lifeboat
RMT demands action after incident on the Carnival Arcadia
Maritime union RMT has written to safety regulators and the cruise ship industry body today demanding urgent action over life-boat safety after a routine training exercise on the Bermuda-registered Carnival Cruises vessel MV Arcadia in the Azores on Saturday almost...
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Tagged with: mv arcadia, carnival cruises, lifeboats