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PostHeaderIcon Safety Tips For the Amateur Boater

Boating can be fun, but each year, some inexperienced boaters and their passengers get into serious trouble because they fail to practice safe boating procedures. Here are some basic tips on how to make your time on the water more safe and enjoyable.

Although it is not required in some states to operate a boat, taking a boating safety course will allow operators the opportunity to learn how to operate a vessel safely in a variety of conditions and situations. Basic marine safety issues covered usually include the proper use of life jackets, right-of-way issues, and what to Read the rest of this entry »