Officials say seven people were in the boat, which is over the manufacturer's limit of six people or 800 pounds. The boat was sitting too low in the water ...
Long weekend a good time to make sure your boat is ready for summer
UM, Coast Guard promote life jacket awareness
The archival office at the University of Montana is joining with the Coast Guard to promote Life Jacket Awareness Day.
ASO's special team gives boating safety tips
GAINESVILLE, Fla.--With national safe boating week approaching, one of the Alachua County Sheriff's office special teams is planning to make sure ...
'Grin and Wear It' for boating safety
Recreational boating needs more oversight (editorial)
However, in New Jersey, "all power vessel operators, regardless of age, must hold a boating safety certificate from a state-approved program.
Coast Guard Buoy Removal Plan Causes Concern Among Mariners
Before you leave the dock: Officials remind boaters of safety laws in light of Memorial holiday
In a marine safety information bulletin issued May 16, the Coast Guard ... “It's in our radio discussion with almost every boat that comes into the harbor.
A frequent boater herself, Murphy says it's easy to forget safety items before you leave the dock. “When you get ready to boat for the day you're so ...
Boat Safety Week
The goal is to encourage boaters to wear life jackets, stay sober and know the rules and regulations while out on the water. “Safety is critical. You don't ...
National Safe Boating Week
U.S. Coast Guard holds open house for boating safety
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — The U.S. Coast Guard of South Portland has a message for boaters this Spring and Summer season- ...