Noel O’Sullivan, a fisherman for 22 years and a survivor of an accident at sea is acting ambassador for the campaign to appeal directly to his fellow fishermen around the coast.
Hear Noel’s story on how he survived a terrifying accident at sea 110 miles South of Mizen Head
In tandem BIM’s safety team of regional officers will work with fishermen on the ground to advise on the correct use of lifejackets
Collective appeal to fishermen
Listen to the collective appeal to fishermen and their families to wear a lifejacket from BIM, RNLI, IWS, the heads of the fishing organisations and Howth based fisherman, Alan Fanning.