NIOSH, in partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard, is making $6 million in grant funding available for commercial fishing safety training and research.
AIS fishing net buoys aren’t expensive — $47 to $199 from most online retailers. Most…
LEDs used for navigation, searchlights and interior lighting can adversely affect VHF frequencies as well as AIS and DSC signals.
Conditions off Maine’s mid-coast were not good the night of Nov. 14. No one knew that better than the four crewmen of the Aaron & Melissa II.
A new study in the September 2018 issue of Journal of Safety Research focuses on injuries to people working below-deck while processing the catch.
The afternoon of Sept. 10, 2017, was not a particularly noteworthy day for the crew…
The story behind the Freewheel Roller is a bit different from equipment generally found on a fishing boat, or anywhere else for that matter.
Veteran speedster Wild Wild West took the top prize in Portland. The final racing day of the season helped raise more than $7,000 for the MS Society of Maine.
40 boats came to the line for “Randy’s Race,” which was organized to raise funds for the manager of the Winter Harbor Lobster Coop who is suffering from throat cancer.
More than 400 lobster boats have participated in the first six races of this year’s lobster boat racing season.