Lifeboat exercise onboard 'Empress of Britain'.
Full title reads: "SAFETY AT SEA - Lifeboat-drill aboard C.P.R. Liner "Empress of Britain" at Southampton."
Funnels signalling start of the lifeboat drill onboard liner 'Empress of Britain'. People in life jackets on the decks. Kitchen staff lined up for inspection.
Lifeboats being lowered into water - officers standing, supervising the process. Lifeboats in the sea, men rowing. Lifeboats being lifted back up.