ISO 15734:2001
ISO 15734:2001



This International Standard specifies performance and testing requirements for hydrostatic release units used in

conjunction with float-free lifesaving appliances including inflatable liferafts and Emergency Position Indicating Radio

Beacons (EPIRB 's). Hydrostatic release units which comply with this International Standard and which have been

formally approved by the cognizant Maritime Safety Administration may be considered to comply with the 1974

Safety Of Life At Sea Convention (SOLAS 74) and the IMO Life-Saving Appliances Code, as amended.

General information 

  •  :  Published
     : 2001-06
  •  : 1
     : 7
  •  : ISO/TC 8/SC 1 Maritime safety
  •  :
    47.080 Small craft
    47.020.99 Other standards related to shipbuilding and marine structures

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