Originally Posted by ShinyShoe
Pulling the kill cord is not part of standard MOB procedure.
It leaves you several yards from victim. Needing to restart engine. As you two man and manual start can you reconnect KC and start engine while keeping ur eyes on victim. Try it with buoy in waves with crew with stop watch.. Bet u can be back quicker and safer without killing...
Indeed and leaves the boat out of control drifting!!! Normally if a man/women/child/dog goes over board happens when it isn't flat calm! You need the engine to maneuver! PLease don't pull the kill cord unless the helmsman is "no longer at the controls"!