A collection of documents and guidance for operations and crew of large commercial yachts.
Yacht-related information and guidance about:
All large commercial yachts are required to keep an official log book by the Merchant Shipping (Official Log Books) Regulations 1981, as amended in 1985, 1991 and 1997. The Regulations also detail the types of entry to make.
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The Merchant Shipping (Musters, Training and Decision Support Systems) Regulations 1999 lay down requirements for large commercial yachts, such as:
This group contains information about:
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Most rail and trolley systems currently fitted on the sides of motor yachts are not approved for man riding, and accidents have happened.
To address this, MCA has produced guidance on what’s required to have systems which are fit for purpose.
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