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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter I-APart 108Subpart B → §108.159


Title 46: Shipping
PART 108—DESIGN AND EQUIPMENT
Subpart B—Construction and Arrangement


§108.159   Stairways and exterior inclined ladders.

Each stairway, except a stairway in a machinery or storage space, and each exterior inclined ladder must be at least 70 centimeters (28 inches) wide with an angle of inclination from the horizontal of not more than 50 degrees, except that special consideration may be given to the installation if a 70 centimeters (28 inch) width is impracticable.

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