Guidance

MGN 445 Lifeboats: fitting of fall preventer devices

This publication was withdrawn on 2 November 2015

MGN 445 has been replaced by MGN 540

Information about installing fall preventer devices on UK vessels when using davit-launched lifeboats fitted with on-load release hooks.

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MGN 445 Lifeboats: fitting of fall preventer devices to reduce the danger of accidental on-load hook release

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This notice is for all:

  • shipowners
  • masters
  • deck officers
  • manufacturers of lifeboats and launching appliances
  • training establishments