Sailing Is A High Risk, Human Business

James CloseHigh risk business, MAIB, Rolex Fastnet, Safety

Last week the Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) published their report on the loss of the yacht Cheeki Rafiki and four crew members in the Atlantic Ocean on the 16th May 2014. The report makes sobering reading and, I am sure, that there will not be a sailing school in the country who does not reflect on, review and assess their own practices as a result. Sailing is a high risk sport and the sailing industry is a high risk … Read More