MGN 79 Safety, pollution prevention equipment carried in excess

Advises on proper maintenance of equipment in excess of statutory requirement.


MGN 79 Safety equipment and pollution prevention equipment carried in excess of statutory requirements

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Guidance to:

  • shipowners
  • shipmasters
  • owners and skippers of fishing vessels.

Equipment on board which is expected to be relied on in situations affecting safety or pollution prevention must be in operating condition.

Published 1 August 1998