M.O.B. – NOT WITNESSED

1.    

YELL “MAN OVERBOARD”.

2.    

STOP THE BOAT.

·       Furl the jib.

·       Center the main.

·       Start the motor.

3.    

SEND GMDSS DISTRESS.

4.    

CALCULATE REVERSE COURSE & DRIFT.

5.    

SET LOOKOUTS & PREPARE FOR RETRIEVAL.

·       Ready spot light

·       Ready mob sling

·       Get blankets ready

·       Boil water

6.    

FOLLOW REVERSE COURSE

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