Navigation Rules – Traffic Laws of the Waterways This Boat-Ed safety course video discusses the navigation rules or traffic laws of the waterways. Responsibilities of the give-way ve…

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    • Kalkomey Enterprises, Inc.
    • March 14, 2014

    A stand-on vessel might need to take evasive action. Every operator is
    responsible for avoiding a collision. Operators must consider all dangers
    of navigation; risk of collisions; and any special conditions, including
    the limitations of the vessels involved. A departure from the navigation
    rules might be necessary to avoid immediate danger.

    • vHTeresa727
    • March 14, 2014

    very informative

    • Kalkomey Enterprises, Inc.
    • March 14, 2014

    The points you raise are covered in our online courses and our YouTube
    video Encountering Other Vessels. The action a vessel operator should take
    when encountering another vessel depends on the answers to two questions:
    (1) How are the two vessels propelled? (2) How are the two vessels
    approaching one another? (Are the vessels meeting head-on? On paths that
    cross? Overtaking?)

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