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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter TPart 185Subpart E → §185.516


Title 46: Shipping
PART 185—OPERATIONS
Subpart E—Preparations for Emergencies


§185.516   Life jacket placards.

(a) Placards containing instructions for the donning and use of the life jackets aboard the vessel must be posted in conspicuous places that are regularly accessible and visible to the crew and passengers.

(b) If the cognizant OCMI determines that there is no suitable mounting surface aboard the vessel, the life jacket placards need not be posted but must be carried aboard the vessel and be available to the crew and passengers for familiarization.

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