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post #175 of Old 05-24-2013
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Re: My Horror Story

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Originally Posted by Sal Paradise View Post
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Admiralty And Maritime Law - Robert Force, A. N. Yiannopoulos, Martin Davies - Google Books

page 359 General Liability

The liability for the owner of the vessel shall not exceed the value of the vessel and the cargo. This excludes personal injury and death......
I'm familiar. Read it carefully. You noted that pleasure craft are explicitly excluded from the personal injury or death paragraph. However, this entire section applies to vessels that are not in control by their owner.

When you are driving your own boat, you are on the hook.


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