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What are marking on Liferaft container as per SOLAS ?

The container shall be marked with:

  • maker’s name or trade mark;liferaft 9
  • serial number;
  • name of approving authority and the number of persons it is permitted to carry;
  • SOLAS;
  • type of emergency pack enclosed;
  • date when last serviced;
  • length of painter;
  • maximum permitted height of stowage above waterline (depending on drop-test height and length of painter);
  • launching instructions.



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