(b) Stowage provisions for required safety equipment must be furnished and must—
(1) Be arranged so that the equipment is directly accessible and its location is obvious; and
(2) Protect the safety equipment from damage caused by being subjected to the inertia loads resulting from the ultimate static load factors specified in §23.561(b)(3) of this part.
[Amdt. 23–17, 41 FR 55465, Dec. 20, 1976, as amended by Amdt. 23–36, 53 FR 30815, Aug. 15, 1988]