What is requirements of personal protection as per SOLAS?

  • A fire-fighter’s outfit consists of a set of personal equipment and a BA.
  • At least 2 on every ship.
  • For every 80m of passenger spaces on deck 2 additional outfits.
  • 2 additional on tankers.
  • 2 additional for ships carrying DG.
  • 2 spare charges for each BA. If refilling equipment on board, then only 1 spare charge.
  • Stored in a readily accessible space that is permanently and clearly marked.