Hull Construction Regulations

Version of section 95 from 2006-03-22 to 2017-02-02:

  •  (1) Sufficient embarkation direction signs shall be installed in passageways, stairways, etc., throughout passenger ships so that from any part of the ship normally accessible to the passengers or crew, and with all fire doors in stairway enclosures and main vertical zone bulkheads and all watertight doors in subdivision bulkheads closed, the direction of the shortest route to follow to reach the muster stations will be apparent; the sign shall be in at least 25 mm letters with arrows of appropriate dimensions:

    TO MUSTER STATIONS

    Long arrow pointing to the right.
  • (2) The signs near the exits to the embarkation deck shall be similar to the above, and shall indicate the muster stations nearest to the exit:

    TO MUSTER STATIONS NOS. 1, 3, 5

    (or 2, 4, 6, etc.)

    Long arrow pointing to the right.
  • (3) Any combination of arrows and 25 mm letters that will clearly indicate the direction to be followed will be acceptable.

  • SOR/95-254, s. 32
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