Pat Glaab Fishing Safety Success Story

 E-Stop photo: NIOSH

E-Stop photo: NIOSH

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) recently released a video highlighting an important safety feature to prevent commercial fishing on-deck injuries, the E-Stop. Northline Seafoods co-founder Pat Glaab installed a deck winch E-Stop on his Southeast seine vessel which proved to be effective in stopping a potential serious injury to one of his deckhands. Watch the full video below and click here for more information on commercial fishing safety.