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Name: Merchant Shipping (Safe Manning, Hours of Work and Watchkeeping) Regulations 1998 (S.I. No. 551 of 1998).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Seafarers - Occupational safety and health and welfare
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1998-12-30
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Acts, 9 p.
ISN: IRL-1998-R-54894
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Acts, 9 p.
Abstract/Citation: Places responsibilities on companies owning or operating Irish registered seagoing ships to ensure that their ships are manned with personnel of appropriate grades who have been properly trained and certified. The number of certified officers and certified and non-certified ratings must be sufficient at all time to ensure safe and efficient operation of the ship at all time and that detailed records are maintained of all seafarers in their employment.
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