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NL-FHSA Releases Safety Training for Harvesters, By Harvesters

The Newfoundland and Labrador Fish Harvesters Safety Association (NL-FHSA) has launched its new Fishing Vessel Safety Designate (FVSD) Program, which is free for all N.L. fish harvesters. The program, according to NL-FHSA Executive Director Brenda Greenslade, was designed to fill a knowledge gap in safety education in the province. “Of the training that was being delivered, there was none specific to fish harvesters, which is really important because you can’t take somebody who works ...

Safety Training for Fish Harvesters, by Fish Harvesters

As part of a five-year action plan, the Newfoundland and Labrador Fish Harvesting Safety Association (NL-FHSA) is rolling out safety designate training for fish harvesters. “One of the things when we developed our strategic plan was fishing vessel safety designate training,” said NL-FHSA Executive Director Brenda Greenslade. “The training has been approved and we’re in the process of making it available to harvesters. So, the first thing we have to do is test it because it’s ...

NL-FHSA About to Release Five-Year Strategic Plan

Above: Photo by CCGA   A five-year strategic plan being released this spring by the Newfoundland and Labrador-Fish Harvesting Safety Association (NL-FHSA) will build on the foundation of further enhancing the safety culture in the fish harvesting industry. “It’s a pretty comprehensive plan,” said Brenda Greenslade, executive director of the NL-FHSA in an interview. “It covers a number of areas, but the framework for it is that we’re building on the foundation. We ...