On November 10 the State Enterprise "Marine Search and Rescue Service" of the
Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine once again ensured the organization of joint sailing on the special vessels of the representatives of State Service of Ukraine for Transport Safety in Odessa Region and State Border Service of Ukraine in Odessa in order to find the violation of Ukraine Legislation on Navigation Safety.
During this cooperation all the small vessels, which despite the weather conditions, waves and high risks went out fishing, were inspected.
Many violators of Ukrainian Legislation on Navigation Safety received administrative protocols.
Sea rescuers once again want to draw the attention of the citizens to the fact, that the usage of small vessels during winter after closing of navigation is highly hazardous.
The main reasons of accidents is the lack of necessary vessel control skills, the absence of rescue equipment, the operation of vessel without taking into account it's payload and passenger capacity in severe weather conditions and night time.