How should the painter of a liferaft which is fitted with a hydrostatic release, be secured to the ship?
30 Sep '19, 08:30
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.
30 Sep '19, 08:50