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Document ID (ISN)76570
CIS number 01-312
ISSN - Serial title Estonian Legislation in Translation
Year 1997
Convention or series no.
Title Maritime Safety Act [Estonia]
Original title Meresńiduohutuse seadus [in Estonian]
Bibliographic information Dec. 1998, No.24, p.3-47.
Internet access http://seadus.ibs.ee/tekstid/rk.s.19971217.266.19980101.html. [in Estonian]
Abstract Contents of this Law (entry into force: 1 Jan. 1998): mechanisms for safety at sea; obligations in safety matters of those who design and build ships, and of naval experts, ship-owners, masters and others involved in shipping; maritime incidents (definition, obligations of masters, reports, investigations); notification of dangers to shipping; obligation of the master to provide rescue; maritime inspection services.
Descriptors (primary) Estonia; sea transport; ships
Descriptors (secondary) loading and unloading; approval; inspection; pre-employment medical examinations; law; safety checks; responsibilities; qualifications
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceEstonia
Subject(s) Laws
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Water transportation