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6,000 commercial fishing vessels – few occupational health and safety inspections

admin-ajax  gentleladyCBC_News_logoAccording to the Transportation Safety Board, there are roughly 6,000 commercial fishing vessels operating in Newfoundland and Labrador. But just 38 safety inspections were carried out in the past three years, according to provincial figures obtained using access to information. That’s about a dozen a year, or one a month. Read more here 05:46