boating safety

FAQ the U.S. Coast Guard Boating Safety Division put together regarding the release of the 2020 Boating Statistics Report.

Get answers to frequently asked questions regarding the recently released 2020 boating statistics.

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South Carolina Newspaper Shares WSF’s Top Tips for Safer Boating just in time for Independence Day Weekend

The Fourth tends to be one of the worst days of the year for boating accidents. The heat of summer, alcohol and a rush to get home after fireworks shows often combine to create a perfect storm that results in numerous accidents and deaths, boating experts say.

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Don’t Let Alcohol Crash America’s Birthday Celebration On the Water

Alcohol use is the leading known contributing factor in fatal boating accidents.

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The Bass Boat Hero Who Broke the Internet

Getting thrown from a bass boat at 60 mph is one way to learn about the importance of Engine Cutoff Switches.

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Video: On the Road or On the Water You’re headed Nowhere Fast While Impaired

Whether you’re on the road or on the water, impaired operation will get you nowhere. Watch how this cleverly designed video compares impaired boating to impaired driving.

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Avoiding, or Dealing with, Flooding

Central to enjoyable boating is keeping water out of the boat.

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Video Archive

See all the the boating safety videos from the Water Sports Foundation on YouTube

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