What is a boat safety course?

Answer Boat Safety courses make you a better boater. Knowing how to handle your boat and keep yourself and your passengers safe makes the boating experience more pleasant.What They TeachBoating safety cou... Read More »

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What safety do I need on a boat?

On One Hand: Life VestsThe U.S. Coast Guard recommends that you always wear a life vest while boating and also consider a boating safety course. The courses cover many aspects of boating safety, ra... Read More »

What safety equipment should be on a boat?

According to the most recent statistics available, in 2008 boating accidents in the U.S. accounted for 700 deaths, 4,700 injuries and $54 million in property damage. Alcohol use remains the leading... Read More »

Federal Boat Safety Act?

The Federal Boat Safety Act of 1971, 46 U.S.C. 4301-11, established minimum registration requirements for recreational boats: vessel numbering, navigation rules, navigation lights, personal flotati... Read More »

How to Equip Your Boat for Safety?

Boating is one of the most enjoyable warm-weather pastimes across the globe. Whether you prefer to set sail upon salty oceans, placid seas, amusing lakes or quaint ponds, for business or pleasure, ... Read More »