By A. N. Cockcroft,J. N. F. Lameijer
A advisor to the Collision Avoidance Rules is the basic connection with the secure operation of all vessels at sea. released consistently because 1965, this revered and specialist advisor is the vintage textual content for all who have to virtually and legally comprehend and conform to ‘The Rules’. This 7th variation contains the whole textual content of the foreign laws for fighting Collisions at Sea, with sensible dialogue of the results of the foundations incorporated along all updates noticeable through the years, together with the newest amendments which got here into strength in December 2007.
The books units out the ‘COLREGs’ with transparent rationalization in their which means, and provides exact examples of ways the principles were utilized in perform via 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 someone interested in the secure operation of delivery, this can be a necessary reference at sea and on shore.
- Includes the complete textual content of the foreign laws for combating Collisions at Sea, up to date in keeping with the December 2007 amendments to the rules.
- Contains functional recommendation on how the laws may be interpreted and collisions shunned, with insightful dialogue of the results of keywords and court docket interpretations.
- Covers very important maneuvering info, with diagrams protecting preventing distances, turning circles of ships of assorted sort and measurement, and a colour part with examples of ships' lights.
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