What are the two functions of a ‘rescue boat’ during the action of abandoning a ship?« Back to Questions List

Posted by marinetales
Asked on July 25, 2021 6:05 pm

The rescue boat has two functions during an abandonment:

(a) Recover persons from the water, preferably in a horizontal manner.
(b) Marshall survival craft upwind and clear of toxics or the dangers associated with capsize of the parent vessel.

Posted by marinetales
Answered On July 25, 2021 6:07 pm