Boating Safety Is For Life

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Boating Safety News


The 40-member Flotilla 7-5 is there to make sure boaters stay safe in the western end of the Long Island Sound, from the Throgs Neck Bridge to the .


The inquest heard that Emily had been wearing an outsized life vest which led to her death when it became snagged beneath the hull of the boat.
 
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) The waters may be a little safer in Twin Falls after a free boat safety course offered on Saturday. This class was .


Coast Guard officers are: Andrew Reyes, left; Christopher Azzollini, second from right, and Henry Plante, right. Members of the city's Marine Unite are

 
Wardens conduct random boating safety inspections. Game and Fish Public Information Specialist Janet Milek said the most common violation they ..

 
Everyone who heads out onto the water in a vessel is urged to wear an ... that they have the proper safety equipment and that there is no alcohol on .

 
A boating safety course is required in New York State for anyone 14 years old and older who operates a personal watercraft (i.e. jet ski), which this ...
 
At least 80 youth will meet at the Savannah Lakes Marina beach for instruction on personal flotation devices, boat and water safety, followed by an on ..

Monday, July 18, 2016

Boating Safety News


The boat-building unit at Karaikal has been brisk in the recent months thanks to huge demand. The town accounts for a cluster of boat-building units .


Its too easy for me to have a Vessel Safety Check (VSC) inspection conducted aboard my boat,* Breakaway.* Barbara Bedel, a certified United States ..

 
TWIN FALLS — The Twin Falls County Sheriff's Office will offer a free boater safety course from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Twin Falls Sheriff's .

 
5 people have died in swimming and boating related accidents in South Dakota so far this year. In one case a man drowned in Pactola Lake after


Officials say safety and sobriety go hand in hand, especially on the water. The Lane County Sheriff's Office says both boaters and river floaters need to ..

 
Tom Shipp and Brian Rehwinkel presented the Florida Boating Safety Instructor of the Year award to CHS Coach Ernie Martin July 11 at an Okaloosa .

 
Randy Ventress, District Chief of Staff with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary often teaches boating safety classes at The Boat Locker in Hermitage.
 
The committee specifically talked about boating concerns during Thursday ... watch the tuber or the person water skiing is a major part of lake safety.
 
  The reality game-meets-exercise-app Pokemon Go now has 21 million users every day, and BoatUS is issuing safety tips for people who want to find ..
 
A Coast Guard Auxiliary crewmember maintains positive control of a flame engulfed pleasure craft near Great Neck Creek in Copiague, New York, ...
 
Personnel at U.S. Coast Guard Station Cape Disappointment in Ilwaco said Friday they have escorted gamers to the facility's guarded gates this week.

Friday, July 15, 2016

Boating Safety News

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Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Boating Safety News


Ahead of busy boating weekend, local officials warn boaters they will be monitoring for BUI (boating under the influence) and for compliance with state


A Boating Safety Certificate is required to receive a boater's license or endorsement, which is obtained after completing a comprehensive safety


Now that the weather is warm, Coast Guard 9th District units are seeing a high number of boaters, divers, kayakers, and beach-goers in and on the ...
 
LMPD river patrol will be doing free boat inspections Monday at Cox Park. They'll be making sure boaters have the right documentation, life jackets   
 
Of all the calls he's responded to, Oehlke said he's only seen one instance where someone who had been wearing a life jacket when his boat 
 
Alcohol use is the leading known contributing factor in fatal boating ... Some boaters say they also take boating safety courses, in order to avoid a ...
 

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Boating Safety News


Authorities will make several boating stops throughout the weekend, to make sure boaters have enough life jackets and safety equipment. They also .

 
In a matter of seconds, a sunny day on the lake boating, sailing or canoeing can turn into a nightmare with heartbreaking loss. That kind of loss will last ..

 
Crews will make random boardings of boats Friday, Saturday and Sunday. They will also conduct safety checks, as well as check to make sure the ...
 
 
Intoxicated boat operators will not get a warning; they will be arrested. ... For more information on Operation Dry Water and boating safety, visit the MN ...
Whether you are a new boat owner, or an old salt, maintaining a healthy respect for safety at sea is vital. A thousand safe miles at sea doesn't 
 
Thanks to a boating safety bill recently signed by Florida Governor Rick Scott, boaters who have these emergency locator devices will see discounts ...
 
  Operation Dry Water is also used to remind boaters of other important water safety measures, such as wearing a life jacket. “You have to dress for the .
 
Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announces a boater safety certification course will be offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., ...
 
WHNT News 19 spoke with licensed boat captain, Leif Lacey, who boats on the Tennessee River often. He says if you're pulling anyone behind the  

She said the first boat would be built by women with the help of Williamstown builders Ferdi and Wendy Darli, who have a shed at Seaworks and ...
 
 
“Semper paratus is the Coast Guard motto — always ready. And that's something we try to bring forth to the boating public as well,” said Petty Officer ...

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Boating Safety News


The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 54 is working with the Perry J. Cohen Foundation to make sure boaters are educated before they go out in the .

 
"I don't recommend mixing boating and alcohol." The Coast Guard patrols the waters of northeast Wisconsin daily to make sure everybody stays safe, ...
 
  According to information from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, anyone aged 12 to 17 must have boating safety education in order to ..
 
 
After her children jumped off the boat in lifejackets, as she said they often ... She says it really speaks to boating safety and hopes others can learn a ...
 
  The Lenawee County Sheriff's Department will offer a free boater safety class from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at the Lenawee County Sheriff's
 
  EMS said the child, a 9-year-old boy, was hit and injured by a boat propeller near ... Did your child climb up to the bow of the boat and you're about to be ... limits on alcohol consumption and mandatory safety requirements that have .
 
 
WATCH ABOVE: A Nackawic woman is crediting safe boating practices with saving her family's lives, after their pontoon boat exploded. Global's ...
 
  On the WRC's website, North Carolina boating safety coordinator Maj. Chris Huebner is quoted cautioning boaters on the risks of being active on the 

Already this year, serious impairment-related boating accidents and ... The Marine Board urges boaters to boat safe, and boat sober --by refraining ...
Anyone caught driving a boat intoxicated faces even more penalties. ... of 12 and 17 must possess a boater safety certificate to get behind the wheel.
 
To that end, certified vessel examiners of the Patuxent River Sail and Power Squadron are available to provide free vessel safety checks, ..
 
10 Boat Safety Tips From Sea Tow. By BD Staff -. Jun 22, 2016. Some say a boat is like a woman, but I'm sure they are only referring to the many ...
 
The foundation is paying for a safe-boating class Saturday.. It is a PowerPoint class from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Harvey Oyer Park on Federal Highway.
 
"Overall, recreational boating is very safe if boaters wear their life jackets, boat sober, and keep a sharp lookout by watching where they are going and ...
With the fourth of July coming up, the South Dakota game, fish and parks is joining a national campaign to re-emphasize safety while boating.