Boating Safety Is For Life

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Boating safety news

The following article is a must read for anyone thinking about buying a boat:

At The Helm: Beware of backyard boat builders

When Miguel decided to buy his new boat and trailer from a backyard boat builder in Brownsville a couple years ago, all he could think of is how much money he was going to be saving by not buying from a regular boat dealer and much fun he was about to have fishing out on the bay every weekend. Unfortunately, like so many others, both the money he thought that he would save and his fishing trips would be very short lived.  http://www.valleymorningstar.com/coastal_current/outdoors/boating/article_55d35570-a247-11e4-8fd8-831b5f2d7a0f.html

Friday, January 2, 2015

Boating Safety news

Looking back at 2014: safety
... which raises some serious safety and design considerations for crew that are ... The incident occurred as the yacht transited the Glebe Island Bridge on 8 ... During this process, a crewmember leaning over the side of the yacht ...