Steering and Sailing

The Rules under Steering & Sailing apply to:-

Section I – Conduct of vessels in any condition of visibility
Rule 4 Application
Rule 5 Look – Out
Rule 6 Safe Speed
Rule 7 Risk of Collision
Rule 8 Action to Avoid Collision
Rule 9 Narrow Channels
Rule 10 Traffic Separation Schemes

Section IIĀ  – Conduct of vessels in sight of one another
Rule 11 – Application
Rule 12 – Sailing vessels
Rule 13 – Overtaking
Rule 14 – Head-on situation
Rule 15 – Crossing situation
Rule 16 – Action by give-way vessel
Rule 17 – Action by stand-on vessel
Rule 18 – Responsibilities between vessels

Section III – Conduct of vessels in restricted visibility
Rule 19 – Conduct of vessels in restricted visibility