Fishing Vessel Safety Regulations
12.2 Every inboard gasoline-fuelled engine on a fishing vessel shall
(a) be equipped to prevent fuel leakage into bilges or enclosed spaces;
(b) have a wire gauze-covered drip pan located below the carburetor;
(c) where the engine is located below deck or in an enclosure where fuel vapour will not readily dissipate, have an air intake arrangement that will arrest back-fire flame; and
(d) where the engine is located in a space required by subsection 12.3(2) to be mechanically ventilated, have a starting switch arrangement that will cause the ventilation fan to operate for a suitable period prior to engine ignition.
- SOR/89-283, s. 4
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