Recommendation concerning fire safety requirements for cargo ships by Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization

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RECOMMENDATION CONCERNING FIRE SAFETY REQUIREMENTS FOR CARGO SHIPS Regulation 1 Application These Requirements shall apply to cargo ships of tons gross tonnage and upwards, in addition to: (a) the applicable requirements of Chapter 11 of the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea,orFile Size: 2MB.

RECOMMENDATION CONCERNING FIRE SAFETY REQUIREMENTS FOR PASSENGER SHIPS CARRYING NOT MORE THAN 36 PASSENGERS Specific terms in these Requirements have the meaning as defined in Regulation 3 of. Chapter of the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea.

Wherever the term. Recommendation Concering Fire Safety Requirements for Passenger Ships carrying Not More Than 36 Passengers, Edition Adopted by resolution A(X), this Recommendation covers improved fire safety requirements for passenger ships carrying up to 36 passengers.

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