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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter LPart 129Subpart B → §129.200


Title 46: Shipping
PART 129—ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS
Subpart B—General Requirements


§129.200   Design, installation, and maintenance.

Electrical equipment on a vessel must be designed, installed, and maintained to—

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

(b) Protect crew members, offshore workers, and the vessel from electrical hazards, including fire, caused by or originating in electrical equipment and electrical shock;

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

(d) Prevent electrical ignition of flammable vapors.

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