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Fishing Vessel Safety Regulations

Version of section 3.29 from 2017-07-13 to 2023-12-19:

Marginal note:Requirements for life rafts

 A life raft that is carried on board a fishing vessel shall

  • (a) be marked with the date and place of last service;

  • (b) be serviced, at the intervals set out in section 2 of Schedule IV to the Life Saving Equipment Regulations, at a service station that is accredited by the manufacturer of the life raft; and

  • (c) except in the case of a coastal life raft that is packed in a valise-type container, be stored in a manner that allows it to automatically float free if the vessel sinks.

  • SOR/2016-163, s. 2

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