By A. N. Cockcroft, J. N. F. Lameijer
A consultant to the Collision Avoidance Rules is the basic connection with the secure operation of all vessels at sea. released continually in view that 1965, this revered and professional advisor is the vintage textual content for all who have to virtually and legally comprehend and agree to ‘The Rules’. This 7th version contains the total textual content of the overseas rules for fighting Collisions at Sea, with useful dialogue of the consequences of the principles incorporated along all updates noticeable through the years, together with the latest amendments which got here into strength in December 2007.
The books units out the ‘COLREGs’ with transparent clarification in their that means, and provides designated examples of the way the foundations were utilized in perform by way of seafarers, in addition to excerpts from court docket judgments to demonstrate how they've been interpreted in perform.
Written for seagoing engineers, navigating officials, senior group, cadets and people in education, plus send operators, marine attorneys and an individual all for the secure operation of transport, this can be an important reference at sea and on shore.
- Includes the complete textual content of the foreign laws for fighting Collisions at Sea, up-to-date in accordance with the December 2007 amendments to the rules.
- Contains sensible suggestion on how the laws may be interpreted and collisions kept away from, with insightful dialogue of the consequences of keyword phrases and court docket interpretations.
- Covers vital maneuvering info, with diagrams protecting preventing distances, turning circles of ships of varied sort and dimension, and a colour part with examples of ships' lights.