Thursday, August 11, 2011

Cowes Crash #2

From my friend Nigel

Hi Roger,

I thought you'd like the Cowes week clip.
The local "Southampton Water" harbour rules are that large vessels have ONE MILE ahead of them as a no entry zone for any other yacht or vessel.
The yacht owner will be wasting his time making any insurance claim AND will be receiving a court hearing with MCA receiving a hefty fine for the cillision AND for putting his crew at risk.
Could cost him up to £10,000 in fines AND the total uninsured loss of his boat !!
I'll send you the details in due course.

Meanwhile, herer are a few wheezes that can save you money................

Cheers,
Nigel
PS: Have a cool beer for me.

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