Fog Drill when Diving a Wreck during Slack
This is Sussex’s boat procedure that will be followed in the event of fog arising during a wreck dive or Missing Diver.
This procedure explains what the boat and skipper will be doing while your underwater unaware that fog has rolled in over the dive site.
It also explains what the boat and skipper expects you the diver to do to aid your detection and recovery.
Diver detection aids minimum, you should have these:
- Torch, Strobe
Some divers have waterproof flares, air horns (needs air), waterproof VHF/AIS radios and EPIRPs.