IRPCS Rule 2. Responsibility.

What is "IRPCS Rule 2. Responsibility." ?

Today it means: No-one on the high seas is exempt from these rules.

Nothing shall exonerate any vessel or the owner, master or crew from the consequences of neglect. In complying with these rules due regard must be given to all dangers of navigation and collision and to any special circumstances which may make a departure from these rules necessary to avoid immediate danger. Consider this, if you are on the high sea, this means you!

   

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