FLTC is a charitable not-for-profit company limited by guarantee, the Founding Members of which are the fishing and oil and gas industry associations SFF, and NFFO and Offshore Energies UK. Decisions of the FLTC Board are made by consensus, with each industry having equal weight.
Each Founding Member is entitled to appoint a Director (two for Offshore Energies UK). The agreement of all Founding Members is required for any change to the Memorandum of Association, the appointment or removal of Directors additional to Founding Members’ nominated Directors, and the choice of Company Secretary and Chairman. Should the Company be wound up, its property and business must be transferred to a similar charitable body and if that is not possible then to The Royal National Mission to Deep Sea Fishermen and/or the Royal National Lifeboat Institution or their successors, failing which to a body dedicated to the reduction of the risk of loss or damage from marine related incidents in U.K. waters.
Wendy Kennedy, OPRED
FLTC SERVICES BOARD
As per FLTC Board
FLTCS TECHNICAL COMMITTEE
FLTC INVESTMENT COMMITTEE
New version of FishSAFE unit
The much enhanced latest version of the FishSAFE unit are now available. This version includes substantial improvements to provide fishermen with the benefit of a state of the art aid to safety. Previous versions of the unit have proved invaluable with sales of over 300. The European Union and the Scottish Government have awarded grants to support the project.