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BSS propose changes to the checking procedures for private boats

The BSS has just completed a periodic review of the Examination Checking Procedures (2005), and boaters have an opportunity to view the proposed changes to these which apply to privately owned and privately managed boats.

BSS issue warning over leaking weed hatches

BSS have issued a warning over leaking weed hatches, following a number of recent sinkings.

Owners of boats with weed hatches are being reminded by the Boat Safety Scheme to make a
routine of checking the security of weed hatch covers.

BSS Safety Jan 2010

Click on this link to read an important BSS Safety Warning (pdf 39KB)

BSS advice:petrol on boats 03/10

BSS have issued two bulletins on the use of petrol on boats. If you have petrol on board, this is for you!