Dangers of the sea

DANGERS OF THE SEA, mar. law. This phrase is sometimes put in bills of lading, the master of the ship agreeing to deliver the goods therein mentioned to the consignee, who is named, the dangers of the sea excepted. Sometimes the phrase is "Perils of the Sea." (q.v.) See 1 Brock. R. 187.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The desert has all the dangers of the sea, including the risk of being swallowed up, and added thereto are unendurable fatigues and privations."
Night had just spread her thick veil over the yellow waters of the Thames; they heard those noises of casks and pulleys, the preliminaries of preparing to sail which had so many times made the hearts of the musketeers beat when the dangers of the sea were the least of those they were going to face.
A Fraserburgh RNLI spokesman said the dramatic incident was a reminder of the dangers of the sea.
The endurance of Kuwait's ancestors was evident when faced with the dangers of the sea such as explosion of eardrum because of the strong pressure of the depths and some skin diseases.
This arrangement, along with the dangers of the sea and hostile attacks by the Turkish Coast Guard, is enough to drain Tareq of his humanity.
The Huddersfield South East Branch of the RNLI is looking to boost understanding of the dangers of the sea.
WAVE-DODGERS have been warned of the dangers of the sea - as some thrill-seekers are pictured playing "chicken".
Although he was not 'tombstoning' - the craze of leaping from a high platform into the sea - Daniel wants people, especially youngsters, to appreciate the dangers of the sea and to check the depth of the water before diving.
Marie said: "She knew the dangers of the sea, just as we all do in a coastal community.
tides are around people looks calm surface, but is a story " Kate-Megan Hewett said: "Awareness needs to be made about the dangers of the sea. RIP Liam.
Equally importantly they are raising awareness of the dangers of the sea which is exactly what our new community program, Respect The Water, is aimed at doing."
"Many don't have enough experience to deal with the dangers of the sea," Ahmad Al Beloushi, an Abu Abali village resident, told Gulf News