Decompression

Definition(s)


Decompression

“Decompression” means the gradual reduction of the pressures of the inert components of a breathing mixture in the body (décompression).

Source: Canada Oil and Gas Diving Regulations, SOR/88-600, February 2013. Regulations

Source: Nova Scotia Offshore Area Petroleum Diving Regulations, SOR/95-189, Canada, current to May 31, 2012. Regulations