February 20, 1935 (17th Parliament, 6th Session)

CON

Mr. DURANLEAU: (Minister of Marine)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. There are no regulations regarding maximum hours of labour in connection with the crews of the C.GB. "Saurel" and the C. G.S. "Mikula".
2. Answered by No. 1.
3. The crew of this vessel maintains regular sea watches (which are uniform in all services) both when on stand by alongside the wharf and when operating in the river. Deck officers, engineers, oilers, firemen and trimmere are on the customary three watch system, i.e., 4 hours on duty and 8 hours off duty-seamen 4 hours on duty and 4 hours off. When on day work, alongside the Wharf, the hours are from 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m., with one hour for dinner.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CANADIAN GOVERNMENT STEAMERS-HOURS OF LABOUR
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