The Top Ten Dangers At Sea

By Mike Clift | Sunday, December 15, 2019 Features

Knowledge is power at sea

The sea can be a very dangerous place to work and play so it pays to be aware of the most common dangers. Being knowledgeable about what can go wrong on the water and professional maritime training can help an awful lot in minimising the risks.

We’ve compiled a top ten list of some of the more extreme dangers at sea and on rivers. The video below expands upon each these dangers in more detail.

  • Ferry Accidents.
  • Yacht Capsize.
  • Shark Attack.
  • Piracy.
  • Hazardous Cargo.
  • Migrant Trafficking.
  • Diving Accidents.
  • Sea Storms.
  • Lightning Strikes.
  • Fire at Sea.

Top 10 Dangers At Sea

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About The Author

Mike Clift

Mike is a Director at Seahaven Maritime Academy. He has many years of professional experience within the Maritime Industry and has an excellent reputation for teaching. He has a real care for the training process and is dedicated to providing his students with a positive and meaningful training experience.

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