Good News: Lifeboats Get A Gaze In September

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Jun 262009
 
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Not the best way to save lives

Those worried about lifeboat safety can draw some comfort that from September to November lifeboats will be subject to a concentrated inspection campaign, CIC, in a joint operation between the Paris and Tokyo MOUs. The aim is to ensure compliance with SOLAS Chapter III.

In practice the concentrated inspection campaign means that during every port state control inspection within the Paris and Tokyo MoU regions, lifeboat launching arrangements, maintenance records and other applicable documentation will be verified for compliance with SOLAS Chapter III.

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