The Sea survival manual is the definitive reference for anyone venturing out of the sight of land in any size vessel. Written for professional and leisure skippers and crew on craft from 10 to 100 metres, it gives advice on voyage preparation, recommended equipment to carry and what to do if things go wrong at sea. Fully compliant with IMO and MCA regulations, and covering the personal survival course syllabus now required by all paid crew, the book is completely international in its appeal.
It includes: Passage preparations, recommended safety and survival equipment to carry, GMDSS, EPIRBS and SARTS, the Liferaft and its contents, Medical equipment and obtaining advice, safe practices at sea, Coping with emergencies on board, Abandoning ship, Survival in a liferaft and safety lessons learned from disasters. PB