Norwegian Fishing Incident - 5 Rescued

Stability Issue At Play In Recent Incident

This incident demonstrates just how quickly things can go wrong out on the water:

http://globalnews.ca/news/2432940/watch-norwegian-fishermen-rescued-after-boat-capsizes-in-icy-waters/

Apparently, a fishing net tangled in the vessel's propeller may have resulted in loss of power and eventual drifting onto the rocks.

Most fishermen know that stability issues are a major threat to their safety.  For this reason, Fish Safe has created effective tools such as our Stability Education course to help BC commercial fishermen learn how to manage the risks and to come home safely!