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Unformatted text preview: The ones that sank didnt have the radios. Because they didnt they were slacking. They didnt get the storm warning and didnt turn around. They were carrying coal and coke and the cargos were lost. Defense : Northern Barge Corporation. H.N. Hartwell & Son, Inc. Verdict : The tugs were unseaworthy because they didnt have the radios. This is why the barges sank, so the tug company is liable. Law and Economics Notes :...
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- Fall '07