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GOV.UK: Guidance

MIN 616 Amendment 3 COVID 19 minimising risk to ship’s crews and other maritime sector workers

Guidance for companies and employers regarding management and mitigation of COVID 19 (coronavirus)



In this notice “shipowner” includes fishing vessel owner and “seafarers” includes fishermen.

Amendment 3 updates the links for guidance on, including on use of PPE and face coverings on public transport and a safety alert for PPE designated as complying with KN95 standard.

This notice should be read in conjunction with the merchant shipping and fishing vessels (health and safety at work) regulations 1997, as amended.

This MIN expires on 30 September 2020.

Notice to

  • ship owners
  • ship operators and managers
  • masters
  • officers and crew of merchant vessels
  • skippers and crew of domestic passenger ships and inland waterways vessels
Published 24 June 2020