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Northeast Center Lifejackets for Lobstermen!

  • Type: Safety at Sea
  • Location: Various locations, Various towns, Massachusetts and Maine
  • Date: April 01, 2019 - November 15, 2019
  • Time: 08:00am - 05:00pm

Since April, the LFL Team has sold nearly 800 lifejackets directly to Lobstermen

We’re proud to partner with the Northeast Center for Occupational Health & Safety (NEC) on their “Lifejackets for Lobstermen” (LFL) Van Tour. The tour runs April – November, will stop at ports across Massachusetts and Maine, and a one-time discount is available!


The days are getting shorter, and a little cooler,  but the LFL Team is still on the road up in Maine. This week’s stops are:

  • October 11 at 10:00 a.m.: Winter Harbor – Town Dock

The team is approaching the end of their journey. They’ve got just over a week left in Maine before they wrap up their tour.

Here are next week’s stops:

  • October 14 at 10:00 a.m.:  Winter Harbor – Town Dock
  • October 15 at 10:00 a.m.: Gouldsboro – Bunkers Harbor Town Landing
  • October 16 at 10:00 a.m.: Gouldsboro – Bunkers Harbor Town Landing
  • October 17 at 10:00 a.m.: Corea – Corea Co-Op – Update: the weather has impacted this visit! Look for us in the Prospect Harbor area today! Call 607-422-7527 for more information!
  • October 18 at 10:00 a.m.: Corea – Corea Co-Op

 


Click   H E R E   to visit the NEC / Lifejackets for Lobstermen Facebook page

For information and Frequently Asked Questions

Please call 607-422-7527 to check times on a specific day.

There may be changes to the schedule, so feel free to call to confirm.

Check back here, keep an eye on our social media posts, and watch your inbox for email blasts for information on when the Lifejackets for Lobstermen van is coming to a port near you!


The NEC is funded through the Centers for Disease Control to address prominent occupational safety and health hazards in agricultural, forestry and fishing communities throughout the Northeast. In addition to conducting research and developing safety programs, the Center offers safety training, health screening and counseling services to agricultural, forestry and fisheries workers.


Contact project staff via email at LifejacketProject@bassett.org, or call (607) 221-4448.

Funding for this program is provided by NEC.

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