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Reality check for commercial fishermen

The Martha’s Vineyard Times featured our first safety training on Martha’s Vineyard and how important it is for fishermen to be trained in how to properly respond to dangers while out on the water.

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Fishermen Safety Course Is Hands On Survival Training

The Vineyard Gazette reported on our Martha’s Vineyard safety and survival training for commercial fishermen.

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Fishermen train to use Narcan

Gloucester Times reports on how fishing communities in Massachusetts are being affected by the opioid epidemic.

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Officials push for Narcan apart of first aid kits on fishing vessels

South Coast Today’s article features Fishing Partnership’s Narcan trainings and the significance of fishermen being trained on how to respond to an overdose.

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The Person of the Week for March 30th, 2017 – Ed Dennehy

Mvyradio interviews our Director of Safety Training, Ed Dennehy, on the safety trainings being held in Martha’s Vineyard.

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