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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter KPart 120Subpart B → §120.200


Title 46: Shipping
PART 120—ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION
Subpart B—General Requirements


§120.200   General design, installation, and maintenance requirements.

Electrical equipment on a vessel must be installed and maintained to:

(a) Provide services necessary for safety under normal and emergency conditions;

(b) Protect passengers, crew, other persons, and the vessel from electrical hazards, including fire, caused by or originating in electrical equipment, and electrical shock;

(c) Minimize accidental personnel contact with energized parts; and

(d) Prevent electrical ignition of flammable vapors.

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