Brighton Offshore MCZ

Overview In January 2016 the area  located in the eastern English Channel, approximately 45km south of Selsey Bill, West Sussex has been designated the Brighton Offshore Marine Conservation Zone Location The area covering some 862sqKm stretches from Brighton to the West and the southerly edges touch onto the median line with French Waters.The actual position … Continue reading Brighton Offshore MCZ

AIS now fitted

AIS on-board Defiance has been fitted with an Automatic Identification System or AIS for short.  It is not compulsory for vessels to have AIS. Only larger vessels of 300 tons or more and passenger vessels are required to have it. AIS is an additional safety system on the boat and it has been fitted to … Continue reading AIS now fitted

HSE Recreational Diving – Approved Code of Practice

The HSE have published a guidance book on the Diving at Work Regulations 1997 for recreational diving projects. This Approved Code of Practice is one of five Codes that give advice on meeting the Diving at Work Regulations 1997. The Code applies to divers who are engaged in recreational diving projects. Among the areas covered … Continue reading HSE Recreational Diving – Approved Code of Practice