Maritime Coastguard Agency
This notice replaces MIN 600 (M+F) and expires 30th November 2021.
Amendment 1 updates on publication details for obtaining the 23rd edition of the ships captains medical guide.
- fishing vessel owners
- masters and skippers
- seafarers and training providers
The manual is written for laymen (non-doctors) working on board a ship. It contains a wide range of authoritative advice and will help you:
- assess and treat injuries
- diagnose and treat illness
- on journeys where you wont have quick access to professional medical advice
Medical stores to carry on a UK flag ship
For information on:
- the use
- potential side effects
Both contain essential information, so its a good idea to have them both saved or printed out to keep with the medical guide.