MGN 519 (M) Life-saving appliances: Controlled means of descent

UK policy and procedure for acceptance of descent equipment intended to provide a controlled means of decent to reach survival craft.


MGN 519(M) Life-Saving Appliances - Controlled Means of Descent at Embarkation Stations - Replacement for Embarkation Ladders and Access to Remotely Located Liferafts

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This notice should be read in conjunction with paragraph 1.4 of MSN 1735.

Notice to all:

  • Ship operators,
  • Life-saving equipment manufacturers,
  • Nominated bodies,
  • Recognised organisations, and
  • surveyors.
Published 30 September 2014