Category Archives: Health & Safety

THAI Union completes 3rd party audit on Thai fishing vessels: Lack of policies covering child labour & of copy of contracts, retention of documents “common practice”

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88 reported unprovoked shark attacks and five fatalities worldwide; UF reports 2017 as “average year”; One attack in England…

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ANALYSIS will focus on global occupational health, safety standards & challenges facing 18 million people in global aquaculture industry; FAO-funded research

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QUARTERLY sustainability reporting: Cermaq reports “High fish survival rate in all regions” & “one unfortunate escape incident” in Chile

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CQN: “we are uniquely positioned to leverage our scale, global insights and relationships to lead in developing sustainable supply chains” – E. Wathne

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NORWEGIANS investigating “requirements for social sustainability” in wild fish value chain; Major UK, French & German stakeholders/retailers to be interviewed

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“PROVIDING fresh data in the form of quarterly reporting is proving customers the best basis for building partnerships” – Cermaq Q4 2016 Sustainability Reporting

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OF REPUTATION, ‘sustainability’ and acceptance: Salmon & Seafood industries have [lots of] work to do… On GMOs, traceability, women…

Continue reading OF REPUTATION, ‘sustainability’ and acceptance: Salmon & Seafood industries have [lots of] work to do… On GMOs, traceability, women…

CERMAQ presents quarterly sustainability figures for Q3 2016: ‘Ongoing sustainability performance is of interest” to stakeholders’

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ANTIBIOTICS resistance in competing proteins: Norway is only country to have successful LA-MRSA strategy for pig herds

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UK fisheries industry suffering from one of its deadliest periods in a decade with “more deaths recorded in UK than in Alaskan waters”

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TERROR took its toll on Brussels’ Seafood Expo Global 2016: 10% less ‘Key Buyers’, 16.85% less visiting seafood professionals & 5.5% less exhibitors… but more diversity

Continue reading TERROR took its toll on Brussels’ Seafood Expo Global 2016: 10% less ‘Key Buyers’, 16.85% less visiting seafood professionals & 5.5% less exhibitors… but more diversity

“MAN-EATING monster crocodile may be Florida’s newest invasive species” – UF communicators know how to use catchy… biting headlines…

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EU Commission adopts proposal by social partners to improve working conditions in the fishing sector; ILO C188

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FOOD production process traceability & human health: French NGO publishes first map of France of ‘Victims of Pesticides’

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SEAFOOD Expo Global & terror attacks in Brussels: “only 5% of exhibit space cancelled”

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