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 constantly because 1965, this revered and specialist consultant is the vintage textual content for all who have to essentially and legally comprehend and conform to ‘The Rules’. This 7th variation contains the total textual content of the overseas laws for combating Collisions at Sea, with functional dialogue of the consequences of the foundations integrated 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 clarification in their which means, and offers certain examples of ways the foundations were utilized in perform by means of seafarers, in addition to excerpts from courtroom judgments to demonstrate how they've been interpreted in perform.
Written for seagoing engineers, navigating officials, senior staff, cadets and people in education, plus send operators, marine legal professionals and somebody enthusiastic about the secure operation of delivery, this is often a necessary reference at sea and on shore.
- Includes the complete textual content of the foreign rules for combating Collisions at Sea, up to date in response to the December 2007 amendments to the rules.
- Contains useful recommendation on how the laws could be interpreted and collisions kept away from, with insightful dialogue of the results of keywords and courtroom interpretations.
- Covers very important maneuvering info, with diagrams protecting preventing distances, turning circles of ships of assorted style and measurement, and a colour part with examples of ships' lights.
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