The Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessels (Health and Safety at Work) (Miscellaneous Amendments) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 have been published.
They make amendments to secondary legislation which relates to maritime health and safety in order to ensure that the existing regulatory framework continues to operate effectively following the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. They also correct outdated references in the secondary legislation.
The Merchant Shipping (Marine Equipment) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 have also been published. They establish UK conformity assessment procedures for marine equipment to be placed on board UK ships providing for the application and enforcement of relevant international standards.
Last reviewed 6 December 2018