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Rule 40 - Y flag
Nationality: United States of America
What is the penalty for violation of RRS 40? DSQ, Scoring Penalty, nothing? How does one exonerate themselves if possible?
Who can or cannot protest?
40 PERSONAL FLOTATION DEVICES
When flag Y is displayed with one sound before or with the warning signal, competitors shall wear personal flotation devices, except briefly while changing or adjusting clothing or personal equipment. When flag Y is displayed ashore, this rule applies at all times while afloat. Wet suits and dry suits are not personal flotation devices.
Created: 18-Aug-06 18:00
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