Useful articles and links

For a useful article about Stability Regulations: click here

AMSA have determined international best practice for PLBs and EPIRBs, publishing guidelines: click here

  • Boat owners should dispose of their expired flares and EPIRBs at selected police stations. Contact your local police station for specific locations. We have found that not all police and local police stations are aware of this and have confirmed the following police stations will take expired flares: Williamstown, Prahran

Preparing for your Safety Audit Document: click here

Transport Safety Victoria, particularly Safety Equipment Requirements: click here

Victorian Recreational Boating Safety Handbook: click here

Australian Sailing Yacht Race Incident Reports: click here 

Vestas Wind incident report courtesy of CYCA, click HERE

Inception Incident Report: click here 

Inception Rescue by Trybooking: click here

MAIB investigation into Tether Failure on the Clipper Race: click here

"Transiting the Rip": an article written by ORCV Member, Nick Mcguigan and published in the 2010 edition of RBYC Short Tacks: click here.

For more articles see the "Useful links" menu from "Beyond the Bay": click here