Cape Cod Times

Dan Orchard, vice president of Fishing Partnership Support Services led a survival training for 25 New Bedford crewmen after captains requested it following the sinking of the Emmy Rose in November. The Emmy Rose, based in Portland, ME sank off Provincetown on route to Gloucester, MA. Four experienced commercial fishermen were lost at sea. The all day event took place in Sandwich, MA on Friday December 18th. Read more about how Fishing Partnership safety instructors prepare crewmen for the pressures of an emergency at sea.