Medical and Safety

Medical Information

Memorandum for Offshore Passages

The Fleet Surgeon has created this document to assist with planning for offshore passages, and includes valuable information on:

  • Reference books to have aboard
  • Medical equipment
  • Medicines

Seasickness Article

  • Causes
  • Prevention
  • Responses
  • Safety Implications

Seasickness “How-To” Guide

Safety Articles

Preventer use on Offshore Yachts

  • Definition
  • Fatality statistics
  • Explanation of use

Three Emergency-Steering Solutions by Evans Starzinger

Steering Without a Rudder by Mike Keyworth

Drogue Steering

Additional DSC Information