A Guide to the Collision Avoidance Rules
by Cockcroft, A.N. & J.N.F. Lameijer
7th ed. An essential reference book which covers steering and sailing rules, lights and shapes, sound and light signals, and more. The authors set out all the rules with clear explanations of their meaning and give excerpts from court judgments that show how they have been interpreted in law. This edition of the guide contains the full text of the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea, including the most recent amendments which came into force December 2008.