MGN 541 Replacement of lifeboat release and retrieval systems

Applicable to davit launched lifeboats fitted with on-load release hooks, and any similar on-load release systems if fitted to rescue boats


MGN 541 (M+F): Life-Saving Appliances - Lifeboats and Rescue Boats - Evaluation and Replacement of Lifeboat Release and Retrieval Systems (LRRS)

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Notice to all:

  • shipowners
  • masters
  • recognised organisations
  • deck officers
  • manufacturers / service agents of lifeboats and launching appliances Guidance on evaluation and replacement of the systems.
Published 30 October 2015