Hull Construction Regulations
Version of section 249 from 2006-03-22 to 2017-02-02:
249 (1) Subject to subsection (2), paints and other similar flammable items carried on board a ship for shipboard use shall be stored in a locker that is
(a) made of steel;
(b) insulated in accordance with section 207; and
(c) located outside any accommodation space.
(2) Where a locker referred to in subsection (1) is located adjacent to an accommodation space, access to the locker shall be from the open deck.
(3) A fixed gas fire-smothering system shall be provided in each paint locker or similar space.
- SOR/83-521, s. 4
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