Friday, August 4, 2017
Thursday, July 27, 2017
ABYC Featured on Good Morning America
We are proud to share some exciting news with our members that ABYC was featured on Good Morning America today, July 27!
ABYC President John Adey was interviewed by GMA correspondent Gio Benitez to educate the boating public about the presence of carbon monoxide (CO) and being safe on the water.
We also have posted on ABYC's social media accounts. Please help us to spread the word by sharing our posts (links are below).
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Friday, July 7, 2017
Boat Safety Top Goal Of Coast Guard's 'Operation Dry Water'
... safety of their passengers, Michael Baron, recreational boating and water safety specialist for the Ninth Coast Guard District, said in a news release.
Members sought for National Boating Safety Advisory Council
The National Boating Safety Advisory Council operates under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act and was established under the ...
National Safe Boating Council Says 4th Of July Is Highest Boating Traffic Weekend Of Summer - Kozi Radio
US Coast Guard Draws Legal Line on App-Based Boat Services as Charters
Attempts on the part of many App-based boat ride services to avoid using licensed captains will not be allowed, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
United States Coast Guard Safety Video: Rip Currents
Following a rash of rip current-related deaths along the mid-Atlantic coast in June, 2017, the Coast Guard and U.S. Lifesaving Association team up to ...
Coast Guard along Great Lakes seeing increase in hoax calls
The Coast Guard says more than 160 hoax calls have been made across the Great Lakes so far this year. That's nearly triple the number they had at ...
After nearly drowning in the Ashley River, Charleston resident has a message: Wear your life jacket
She originally planned to be out of town that day and the boating safety class was planned for a different day, but she stayed in town and the class was ...
Sunday, July 2, 2017
More boat safety enforcement for 4th of July
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan law enforcement plan increased enforcement of boating safety laws as the Fourth of July holiday approaches.
North American Safe Boating Campaign Supports Operation Dry Water, Never Boat Under the ... - EconoTimes
Carbon Monoxide suspected in weekend boating deathLearn Basics Of Safe Boating
A Glenwood City woman has been confirmed dead after authorities conducted a welfare search for three boaters on the St. Croix River Sunday.
SCDNR to host courtesy boat inspections for Fourth of July weekend
SCDNR officers will perform quick but thorough inspections for required safety equipment and proper boat and motor registration. Those who are not ...
Delaware promoting Operation Dry Water June 30-July 2 to help prevent boating under the ...
To avoid putting themselves, their passengers and other boaters at risk, boat operators are urged to stay sober, follow safe boating practices and plan ...
Buzzards Bay Sail and Power Squadron is offering the America's Boating Course, which is instruction in the fundamentals of safe boating.
Wildlife Launches Boating Safety CampaignWater safety precautions to keep your summer tragedy-free
From Friday through Sunday, wildlife officers will increase safety enforcement on the waterways, conduct sobriety checkpoints and help spread public ...
Unfortunately, without proper safety precautions these water activities can have bad outcomes ... Everyone in a boat should wear approved life jackets.
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Kittitas County sheriff's office receives additional funding for boating safety
The funds will support boat patrols, boat safety inspections, boating education classes, officer boat certification classes and much more according to a ...
PM calls for review of sea safety following boat tragedy
The Prime Minister has announced a review into emergency response systems and boat safety in the Solomon Islands following last week's boat ...
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Operation Dry Water set to begin, Why it's important to avoid disturbing ...Coast Guard operation to deter boating under the influence
Take a boating safety education course. 71 percent of deaths nationwide occurred on boats where the operator had not received boating safety ...
In an enforcement operation called “Operation Dry Water,” Connecticut and Long Island Coast Guard units and partner agencies are increasing their ...
Outdoors: The best boating tip? Wear it!
The 6,334-acre lake has a high volume of high-speed boat traffic every ... This is a proven safety device to stop the boat's engine should the operator ...
4-year-old girl killed, father hurt when struck by boat on Texas lake
4-year-old girl killed, father hurt when struck by boat on Texas lake ... Police say the boat struck both Katlyn and her 37-year-old father Friday evening at .... For safety reasons movie theater employees stayed at a safe distance. Safety ...
The USCG is seeking comments from the public and boat manufacturers on ;
Evaluation of Existing Coast Guard Regulations, Guidance Documents, Interpretative Documents, and Collections of Information
We are seeking comments on Coast Guard regulations, guidance documents, and interpretative documents that you believe should be repealed, replaced, or modified. Also, we welcome your comments on our approved collections of information, regardless of whether the collection is associated with a regulation. We are taking this action in response to Executive Orders 13771, Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs; 13777, Enforcing the Regulatory Reform Agenda; and 13783, Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth. We plan to use your comments to assist us in our work with the Department of Homeland Security's Regulatory Reform Task Force.
Comments and related material must be received by the Coast Guard on or before July 10, 2017.
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Boating Safety Tips for Fourth of July High-Boating Traffic From the North American Safe Boating ...
MANASSAS, Va., June 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Fourth of July holiday is the highest-boating traffic weekend of the summer. The National ...
Boating Safety Tips for Fourth of July High-Boating Traffic From the North American Safe Boating ... - EconoTimes
Minnesota Boating Safety Law Delayed
DULUTH, Minn. – A new boating safety law was expected to be in effect right now in Minnesota, but there's been a hold up. Sophia's Law was passed ...
Boaters: Watch for manatees this summer, get free decal, signs
Kayaking safety tips as summer gets started
The boating safety packet provides tips to protect manatees as well as information on regulatory signs. The packet contains a weatherproof boat decal ...
BoatUS Alert: Crime ring targeting Yamaha outboard engines
4 evening boating safety course offered in Warrington
The Pensacola Sale & Power Squadron will present a boating safety class on Tuesdays and Thursdays, July 11,13,18 and 20 (four evenings) from ...
Michigan DNR to launch Operation Dry Water
It also can result in the loss of boating privileges for at least one year. ... Boaters are advised to boat sober, wear life jackets and take boating safety ...
Electrical deaths raise awareness as summer starts
Local news reports said the girl died when she touched an electrified boat lift. ... people need to be made aware of the dangers of bad dock wiring practices and the key to electrical safety around the water is ground-fault protection.