New IACS Unified Interpretation for remotely located survival craft

The International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) has issued Unified Interpretation SC 213, which will be applied by its Members from 1 January 2007 when acting as Recognised Organisations, unless otherwise instructed by Flag State Administrations.


The Unified Interpretation has been developed to identify safety features for areas where remotely located survival craft are situated, and covers:


-          remotely located survival craft

-          lifejackets

-          illumination of Muster and embarkation stations

-          embarkation ladder


Contact:  Fredrik Larsson