Canada Shipping Act Review

 1. What should you do when finding a person at sea in danger of being lost according to the Canada Shipping Act ?
A Report the problem to the Coast Guard and let them handle the problem.
B Give assistance if able to do so without endangering your vessel or persons on board.
C Head for the closest port and request assistance.
D Stop and assist if it does not seriously delay your planned return time.
 2. When operating a pleasure craft, what does the Canada Shipping Act require you to do continuously ?
A Keep a watch for signals that indicate distress or need of assistance.
B Check for vessels travelling at an excessive speed.
C Check that the anchor line or rode is attached securely to the anchor at one end and to the boat at the other end.
D Check that life buoys are properly secured.