Cylinder inspection sanity (May ’17)

Great news!, some of you will have been aware of the potential introduction of annual inspection of Cylinders, well it looks like the lobbying from the dive industry has worked and the current 30 month schedule will remain in place

From BSAC: “We have some great news for divers in the UK…after months of lobbying by the diving sector against the new ISO standard for annual visual cylinder testing, BSAC’s proposal for a risk-based approach has been accepted! This means, subject to ratification of the standard, the current 2.5 year interval for visual inspection of recreational cylinders is likely to remain the same”……

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