Search Legislation

The Merchant Shipping (Local Passenger Vessels)(Masters' Licences and Hours, Manning and Training) Regulations 1993

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Opening Options

 Help about opening options


This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Training in emergency procedures

15.—(1) The owner of a vessel to which this regulation applies shall—

(a)establish procedures which each of—

(i)the person having command of the vessel; and

(ii)any other person or persons employed or engaged in any capacity on board the vessel;

is to observe in the event of an emergency affecting the vessel and, in particular, the action to be taken by persons other than the person having command of the vessel for the purpose of assisting passengers; and

(b)ensure that each of those persons has received on-board training in the procedures to be observed by that person in such an event.

(2) A person who contravenes a requirement of paragraph (1) above shall be guilty of an offence and liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding level 4 on the standard scale.

Back to top


Print Options


Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.


Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once


More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources