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Maritime Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 27 from 2010-06-03 to 2019-06-24:

  •  (1) As far as practicable, the sleeping quarters must

    • (a) be of adequate size and be properly equipped so as to ensure reasonable comfort and to facilitate tidiness; and

    • (b) be equipped with a sanitary facility, taking into consideration the size of the vessel, the activity in which it is to be engaged and its layout.

  • (2) Except on passenger vessels, all sleeping quarters must be provided with a wash basin with hot and cold running fresh water from taps that are clearly marked to indicate whether the water supply is hot or cold, unless the room is equipped with a sanitary facility containing a wash basin.

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