Boating Safety Is For Life

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Boating Safety News

Happy Holidays 



To the rescue: what inspires volunteer life-savers?
We ended up lying on top of the boat and kicking our legs for two and a half hours until we reached safety. Thankfully the strong tide had turned,

Keep safe on the water this holiday season
'Roads and Maritime boating safety officers and boating education officers will be out in force during the holidays across NSW waterways to monitor ...
  Newport Coast Guard Station will remain open for another year
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Following their repeated calls to ensure the safety of residents in coastal areas, Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley and ...
Charleston Coast Guard air facility to remain open through 2016
U.S. Senators Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) and Tim Scott (R-South Carolina) today said the Coast Guard's Air Facility Charleston will stay ..

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Boating Safety News

Foundation honors Emily Fedorko
Four months after Emily Fedorko was killed in a boating accident near ... "We see a real need for education in boat safety," said Gary Dell'Abate, ...
 
Coastguard boating safety initiative rolls out
Coastguard's latest boating safety initiative the 'Old4New Lifejacket Upgrade' campaign which has seen a van laden with brand new lifejackets visiting ...
 
Boating class set for Saturday
Oregon and Washington boaters and paddlers 12 and older are welcome to learn the basics of boating safety. In 2015, boater operators younger than ...
 
America's Boating Course set for Jan. 5
It covers required safety equipment, boat handling, rules of the road, navigation aids, anchoring, adverse conditions, communications, trailering, PWC ...
 
 
 

Friday, December 5, 2014

Boating Safety news


Media Alert: Ethanol at Any Cost: Chicago City Council Votes Monday
To Mandate Sale of E15 Fuel at Chicago City Gas Stations

WHAT:  On Monday, December 8, 2014, at 10:00AM the Chicago City Council will vote on Chicago’s E15 Consumer Choice Ordinance 02014-5037. If passed, the proposal would mandate that all City of Chicago gas stations offer E15 fuel or gasoline containing 15% ethanol to all consumers. For safety, reliability and cost concerns, Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) urges Chicago …http://www.boatus.com/pressroom/release.asp?id=1061#.VIIsbckXJ74




Life, business can be forever changed from one bad call
Water, boats and bikinis. That sounds like the business for me. So I pursued my captain's license and got a job with a parasail boat manufacturer, ...
 
  Safety Still A Must
(AMHERSTBURG, ON) – Even though for many the boating season ended weeks ago, OPP officers are still alarmed at the number of people they are ...
 
  Warm up to these safety tips as frigid water chills and kills
1 priority of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District, and the Corps of Engineers urges everyone to practice boating and water safety this ...