Article 19.09(3) - Equipment to enable persons to be transferred safely
Do the three possibilities mentioned in Article 19.09(3) mean that a specific installation has to be used in each case to afford people access?
According to Article 19.09(3), passenger vessels shall have appropriate equipment to enable persons to be transferred safely to shallow water, to the bank or to another craft.
The 3 situations (shallow water, bank, another craft) can be addressed with the same equipment or with three different types of equipment.
CESNI/PT (16) 55 rev. 2, CESNI/PT/Pax (18)m 2, Q61
Working group for passenger vessels (CESNI/PT/Pax), appropriate equipment, transfer of passengers