The American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC), submitted a notification to ANSI related to boating. It partially focuses on boat windshields. The new standard draft, identified as ABYC H-03-201x, highlights exterior windows, windshields and glazing materials in boats. ABYC H-03-201x can be found in the Standard Actions Report.
“This standard is a guide for the design, construction and installation of exterior windows, windshields, hatches, port lights, doors, and all glazing materials on boats,” an excerpt from the PINS new standard.
ABYC H-03-201x applies for all boats, according to the report. Some of its stakeholders include:
- Insurance personnel,
- Boat manufacturers,
- Engine manufacturers,
- Accessory manufacturers,
- The government,
- Service specialists, and
- Trade associations.
This standard applies to exterior windows, windshields, hatches, doors, port lights, and glazing materials for all boats. To view the complete document, click here.