||Title:||SHIPPING AND PORT CONTROL (WORKS) REGULATION||Gazette Number:||L.N. 290 of 2006|
|Section:||15||Heading:||Locking devices on hatch coverings and beams||Version Date:||02/01/2007|
(1) Where works are to be, or are being, carried out on, to or by means of a vesselˇX
shall be fitted with adequate locking devices to prevent their displacement by a passing load or in any other circumstances.
(a) all hatch coverings of the vessel which are of a type that does not require beams for support; and
(b) all beams used for hatch coverings in respect of the vessel,
(2) If there is a contravention of subsection (1), the person in charge of works commits an offence and is liable on conviction to a fine at level 3.