Flashcards in Boating Rules (5.3) Responsibility/Safety Deck (4)
What is the basic rule of responsibility
Act in a prudent and reasonable manner consistent with the ordinary practices of boating.
What is the bullet list of the rules of responsibility?
Respect: weather, water, passengers, fellow boaters, divers, swimmers, and property owners.
(Pay attention and operate vessels defensively)
What is a safe driving speed
One that gives enough time an distance to avoid collision. (based on conditions and experience)