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Maritime Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 50 from 2021-06-04 to 2023-12-19:

 A sanitary facility must meet the following requirements:

  • (a) it must be completely enclosed by bulkheads that are solid and non-transparent;

  • (b) it must not be directly accessible from a dining area or galley or sleeping quarters, unless it is a part of that sleeping quarters’ private accommodation;

  • (c) if feasible, it must be directly accessible from a passageway; and

  • (d) if it contains more than one water closet, each water closet must be enclosed in a separate compartment fitted with a door and an inside locking device.

  • SOR/2019-246, s. 245(E)
  • SOR/2021-122, s. 25

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