GLOSSARY

Allision

Allision means the striking by a moving vessel and a stationary object.

What is Allision?

Allision is a violent striking (such as in a collision) with a fixed object. This is in contrast with “vessel contact” with a fixed object such as would be made with bridge fenders in the ordinary course of say a tug and barge passing under a bridge.

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