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Name: Merchant Shipping (Ships' Doctors) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 1803 of 1995).
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Seafarers - Occupational safety and health and welfare
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1995-07-14
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately,, 2 p.
ISN: GBR-1995-R-41454
Bibliography: Printed separately,, 2 p.
Abstract/Citation: Replaces Merchant Shipping (Ships' Doctors) Regulations 1981 to implement Council Directive 92/29/EEC of 31 March 1992 (O.J. No. L113, 30.04.92, p. 19). UK ships are required to have a doctor on board if carrying 100 or more persons on an international voyage of more than three days, or on a voyage during which it is more than one and a half days' sailing time from a port with adequate medical equipment.
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