This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2019. Therefore this version remains current.
This International Standard specifies the requirements of performances, design, construction, safety,
maintenance and test of launching appliances for davit-launched lifeboats.
This International Standard is applicable to launching appliances for davit-launched lifeboats as well as
launching appliances for davit-launched rescue boats on every kind of sea-going ship, including launching
appliances for fast rescue boats on ro-ro passenger ships, but is not applicable to launching appliances for
free-fall lifeboats. This International Standard is also a reference for similar appliances on inland ships.
NOTE Every provision in this standard, unless expressly stated otherwise, is also applicable to launching appliances
for davit-launched rescue boats.
Status : PublishedPublication date : 2006-02
Edition : 1Number of pages : 14
Technical Committee:Maritime safety
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