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    Re: What level of english skills is needed for safe navigation?
    From: Brad Morris
    Date: 2019 Feb 28, 16:51 -0800

    Hello Gary

    It appears that his level of intoxication was so great, that no measure of English comprehension skills would help him.  You are correct, his mark one eyeballs should have alerted him to that bridge.   Somebody telling him there was a bridge in front of him, when he should be able to SEE it, will do no good.  The video showed no evidence of fog.

    The video was interesting in yet another way that surprised me.  The cars kept driving past the crashing point of the ship on the bridge.  That is, the cars kept driving while the ship was crashing.   A guy crashing his ship into the bridge I am driving on, may cause me to not go out on that portion of the span and to evacuate myself quickly from the area.  The size of that ship may destabilize the span.


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