Originally Posted by Tempest
Any change of shift should come with a status report from the previous shift that would include: weather, traffic, navigation and any standing watch orders. Barring that, your shift, your call.
This is the main lesson I believe.
The only harm done was to my blood pressure.
Next time I'll ask some questions when coming on shift.
In the captains defense he was below working on stuff and was watching the GPS too so he was not worried.