Lifeboat evacuation performance in a range of environmental conditions

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ConferenceMajor Hazards Offshore Conference Proceedings, 27-28 November 2000, London, UK.
SubjectLifeboats; Escape, evacuation and rescue -- Research and development; Safety regulations; PERFORMANCE STANDARDS; Model testing
AbstractThe move away from prescriptive safety regulations and toward performance based standards requirest that measures, or benchmarks, of performance be established and that the requisite tools for the standards' ongoing improvement and implementation be developed. This paper is concerned with the evaluation of lifeboat evacuation performance as a function of environmental conditions.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Ocean Technology; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number5149
NPARC number8895376
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