COLLISION

HASSE & COMPANY: PORT TOWNSEND SAILS

COLLISION

1) Helmsperson:
  • Go to tack which lifts hole as high as possible above water
  • Put prop in neutral
2) Watch crew:
  • Rouse all hands to don lifejackets
3) Skipper:
  • Radio, determine damage
4) Crew:
  • Stop hole with cushions, plywood
  • Deploy collision mat
5) All hands:
  • Pump and bail
  • Prepare to abandon ship (on command)