Every vessel shall be required to carry fire axes in accordance with the following table:
|Vessel Length||Minimum Number of Fire Axes|
|Under 70 feet||2|
|Over 70 feet and under 110 feet||3|
|Over 110 feet and under 150 feet||4|
All fire axes are to be located and secured so as to be readily at hand and to be used for emergency purposes only.History: Bd. of Mar. Insp. Regs., eff 16 Oct 72, § 4.21.