boating safety guide

Navigating Safe Waters: Essential Boating Safety Tips

As the allure of open waters beckons, ensuring boating safety becomes paramount to protect precious lives and preserve cherished moments. In 2022 alone, boating accidents claimed the lives of 658 individuals and left 2,641 injured—a sobering reminder of the importance of vigilance and preparedness on the water. Read on to learn more about boating safety...

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The Laws of the Sea – Read Before Boating

From right of way to protecting marine environments, make sure you understand these boating laws before you head out on your boat There are multiple statutes governing the use of the sea that have been enacted by the governments of various countries around the world. These laws are implemented on the open sea and waters...

Parents Once Again Being Cautioned About Summer Water Dangers

A summer safety reminder of water safety rules for kids while boating, swimming or playing around ANY body of water It’s an annual warning: when pools, boating, and water play become a part of summer fun, parents and guardians must be extra cautious and informed about water safety. Here’s your yearly reminder, with a little...

3 Boating Safety Tips You Should Keep in Mind This Summer

Follow these simple boating safety tips that can mean the difference between a best summer ever boating season and a life-changing boating accident We love our boat life, but we are also aware that boating safety is an important part of it. According to the U.S. Coast Guard, there were almost 4,500 recreational boating accidents...

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Living in the Moment with Niels Kisling, Davis Instruments

With a lifelong passion for boating, Niels chooses to live his boat life to the fullest, helping people enjoy the water and spreading the word about safe boating [Podcast] Anchors Aweigh is a podcast for all boaters, from aspiring to experienced. Featuring in-depth conversations with boating experts and industry leaders, and packed full of tips, tricks, gear,...

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4 Tips for Keeping Yourself Safe While Boating in the Winter

Keep your boating season going with these winter boating safety tips to safely extend your boating into the cooler months Boating is a popular hobby among many people all over the world. It’s a fun thing to do when the weather is nice and you just want to get out on the water. Many people...

Injured in a Boating Accident? What To Know About Proving Fault

A guide to a boater’s personal injury case – types of boat accidents, common causes and who at fault – when injured in a boating accident When it comes to personal injury cases, you likely hear about car accidents. But as an avid boater, it might be your water vessel that you are more worried...

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Gas Explosion and Boat Fire Serves as Reminder of Boat Safety

Regular preventative maintenance and proper stowage of flammables will help prevent fires on board your boat boat ‘Tis the season for traveling the open seas — about 92% of employees say vacation time is important to them. Hopefully, every seasoned boater understands that safety should be an absolute priority, and one accident in Northern Ireland...

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