How should the painter of a liferaft which is fitted with a hydrostatic release, be secured to the ship?

30 Sep '19, 04:30

Sept. 30, 2019, 4:30 a.m.
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The painter should be secured via a weak link to a secure part of a ship.

If other means are used, the third party inspectors will issue the observation, because of compromised operation of hydrostatic release. This will endanger the crew in the case of emergency.

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30 Sep '19, 04:50

Sept. 30, 2019, 4:50 a.m.
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