A Guide to the Collision Avoidance Rules by A. N. Cockcroft,J. N. F. Lameijer

By A. N. Cockcroft,J. N. F. Lameijer

A advisor to the Collision Avoidance Rules is the fundamental connection with the secure operation of all vessels at sea. released always given that 1965, this revered and specialist consultant is the vintage textual content for all who have to virtually and legally comprehend and agree to ‘The Rules’. This 7th version comprises the entire textual content of the overseas laws for fighting Collisions at Sea, with useful dialogue of the results 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 which means, and provides unique examples of ways the principles were utilized in perform by means 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 workforce, cadets and people in education, plus send operators, marine legal professionals and a person considering the secure operation of delivery, this is often a vital reference at sea and on shore.

  • Includes the entire textual content of the overseas rules for fighting Collisions at Sea, up-to-date in response to the December 2007 amendments to the rules.
  • Contains sensible suggestion on how the rules may be interpreted and collisions shunned, with insightful dialogue of the results of keyword phrases and court docket interpretations.
  • Covers very important maneuvering info, with diagrams masking preventing distances, turning circles of ships of varied variety and dimension, and a colour part with examples of ships' lights.

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