Engine Cut-Off Devices are Important Safety Gear
20 May 2019

Engine Cut-Off Devices are Important Safety Gear

National Safe Boating Week is a good time to remind boaters about important safety gear like an engine cut-off device, but these devices should be used all year long. Most boats come with a lanyard that is attached to theRead More
Renting a Beacon Could Save Your Life
20 May 2019

Renting a Beacon Could Save Your Life

Being prepared for the “unexpected” is big part of boating safety. Take along some peace of mind on your next water adventure, whether that includes a fishing trip, paddle sports fun, a weekend getaway, a trip up the coast, aRead More
Free Automated Radio Checks are Available Year Round
17 May 2019

Free Automated Radio Checks are Available Year Round

Your VHF radio is your go-to communication device on the water, so you’ll want to make sure it’s working properly before you leave the dock. As you get ready for boating season during this year’s National Safe Boating Week, considerRead More
Designate a Sober Skipper Before Every Boating Trip
17 May 2019

Designate a Sober Skipper Before Every Boating Trip

Our Sober Skipper campaign is centered on having boaters take the pledge to stay sober behind the helm, ensuring a fun time on the water while keeping everyone safe. That’s why, during this year’s National Safe Boating Week, we’re encouragingRead More
Highlighting the Life Jacket Loaner Program
17 May 2019

Highlighting the Life Jacket Loaner Program

In honor of National Safe Boating Week, we’re encouraging boaters to stay safe by wearing life jackets any time they head out on the water. You might already have your own, which is great, but maybe you forgot to bringRead More
Life Jacket Prep Tips for the Summer Boating Season
12 Apr 2019

Life Jacket Prep Tips for the Summer Boating Season

While you’re inspecting your boat and getting it ready for summer, make sure that you have a properly fitting, U.S. Coast Guard-approved life jacket for every passenger on your boat. To make sure the life jackets fit each person, followRead More
7 Green Boating Tips for Earth Day (and Every Day)
12 Apr 2019

7 Green Boating Tips for Earth Day (and Every Day)

Happy Earth Day! Today is a day when groups organize special clean-up events at beaches, parks, trails and streams around the country. While today is a great opportunity to lend a hand and help out, we hope that you’ll alsoRead More