The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) has commissioned three pieces of research on fishing vessels in the last four years. These are:
Suitability of stability criteria applied to small fishing vessels and associated survivability
Loading guidance for fishing vessels less than 12 m registered length phase II
Simplified presentation of fv stability information for vessels 12 m registered length and over phase II.
These reports are available on the MCA’s website:
under the news and publications—research menu item.