Re: Sleeping underway risk
Originally Posted by casey1999
Safest way to sleep would be in a standing position. Strap yourself in with a harness.
This position would offer the least chance of getting impaled by the periscope of a surfacing submarine.
..but you'd drown instead. Wonderful.
Regardless, you can't sleep standing up on any yacht I've ever been on.
From RFC 1925: "(3) With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. However, this is not necessarily a good idea. It is hard to be sure where they are going to land, and it could be dangerous sitting under them as they fly overhead."