New Safety rules for Fishing Vessels

IMO, ILO and FAO issues new fishing vessel safety publication:

Don’t know if this will affect US fishing vessels. (??)

Here is a fishing vessel that is following the rules:

F/V Senior returning from the fishing grounds in the Barents Sea with a good catch of Caplin some years ago.

PS> She is now registered in Morocco and catching Horse Mackerel off the coast of Mauritania.