New regulations for skippers will soon be formulated to avoid any other tragic mishap at sea.
The trimaran Babacool which was recently involved in an accident at sea causing the death of a French tourist, Josiane Guibert
The authorities are not to turn a blind eye and a deaf ear to the two recent tragic accidents that occurred beyond the lagoon – one at Belle-Mare and the other near Flat Island in a matter of two weeks’ time – resulting in the death of three French tourists.
The government intends to reinforce the legal framework governing the conditions that are to be met by skippers.
The Tourism Authority will soon propose regulations for the setting up of a point-system equivalent for skippers.