Dredges and Floating Plants
10 (1) Subject to subsection (3), every dredge or floating plant described in Column I of an item of the schedule and maintaining a listening watch pursuant to section 8 shall make a navigation safety call on the channel set out in Column III of that item
(a) when approached by another ship not engaged in an operation related to the dredge or floating plant;
(b) when requested to do so by another ship; and
(c) at any other time when a navigation safety call may contribute to the safety of the dredge or floating plant or the safe navigation of any other ship.
(2) A navigation safety call referred to in subsection (1) shall
(a) contain only information that is essential for safe navigation and not exceed one minute in duration; and
(b) so far as is practicable, indicate in the following sequence
(3) A navigation safety call is not required to be made by a dredge or floating plant under the circumstances described in paragraph (1)(a) if the dredge or floating plant is reporting to a traffic centre unless any of the circumstances described in paragraph (1)(b) or (c) occurs.
- SOR/89-87, s. 6
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