High-risk working in the seas off Iran

12 August 2019

A new trade union and industry agreement on work on board ships in the Strait of Hormuz, near the coast of Iran, means sailors in the UK now have the right to refuse to work in the area, following increasing tensions in the area.

Urgent ferry safety warning for lorry drivers

16 April 2019

The Government’s Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) has issued an urgent safety warning urging lorry drivers not to remain in their vehicle cabs while ferries are at sea.