What is the Safest Catch Progam? 

  • Utilizing qualified commercial fishermen as Safety Advisors, it’s FISHERMEN HELPING FISHERMEN develop an on board vessel specific safety program
  • It includes TOOLS for creating and documenting safety PROCEDURES, DRILLS and SAFETY EQUIPMENT ORIENTATION
  • It’s FREE to all BC Commercial Fishermen
  • The program is NOT operated by WorkSafeBC, Transport Canada or any other regulatory agency. It’s an independent, INDUSTRY DRIVEN program
  • We COME TO YOU - close to 2,500 FISHERMEN have participated in locations everywhere in BC

My priorities were certainly fresh from our training which helped the smooth, calm but speedy evacuation.
— James Mahon, FV Terror Point