|Name:||Merchant Shipping (Safety Convention) Act, 1952 (No. 29 of 1952).|
|Subject(s):||Seafarers - Occupational safety and health and welfare|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Act on-line Irish Statute Book, Ireland PDF (consulted on 2011-02-01)
|Abstract/Citation:||Implements the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, signed in London on the 10th of June 1948. Amends the provisions of the Merchant Shipping Acts 1894-1947 relating to the construction of passenger steamers, life-saving appliances, wireless and radio navigational aids. Makes provision for the charging of fees.
PART I. Preliminary and General.
PART II. Safety of Life at Sea.
- Construction and Equipment.
- Safety Convention Ships not Registered in the State.
- Miscellaneous Provisions for Furthering Safety of Life at Sea.