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Merchant Shipping (Safety and Load Line Conventions) Act 1932

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Muster List

The muster list shall assign duties to the different members of the crew in connexion with—

(a) The closing of the watertight doors, valve3, &c. (b) The equipment of the boats, life rafts and buoyant apparatus generally. (c) The launching of the boats attached to davits. (d) The general preparation of the other boats, the life rafts and buoyant apparatus. (e) The muster of the passengers. (f) The extinction of fire. The muster list shall assign to the members of the stewards' department their several duties in relation to the passengers at a time of emergency. These duties shall include :—

(a) Warning the passengers. (b) Seeing that they are dressed and have put on their life-jackets in a proper manner. (c) Assembling the passengers at muster stations. (d) Keeping order in the passages and on the stairways, and, generally, controlling the movements of the passengers. The muster list shall specify definite signals for calling all the crew to their boat and fire stations, and shall give full particulars of these signals. REGULATION XLV

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