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 By USCG    Boating    December 1, 2019

Marine Safety Alert

Does your Towing Safety Management System know? Recently, an investigation of a towing vessel marine casualty (loss of propulsion) revealed several gaps in the implementation of the vessel’s Towing...

 
 By AZGFD    Boating    August 1, 2019

Boating Education

The Arizona Game and Fish Department's Boating Safety Education courses include instruction on the basic skills required to safely operate a boat or personal watercraft, trailering your vessel,...

 
 By USCG    Boating    June 1, 2019

Cyber Incident Exposes Potential Vulnerabilities Onboard Commercial Vessels

In February 2019, a deep draft vessel on an international voyage bound for the Port of New York and New Jersey reported that they were experiencing a significant cyber incident impacting their shipboa...

 
 By USCG    Boating    May 1, 2019

Boating Safety

Boatyards, marinas and clubs are waking up after a long winter's nap, and boaters have begun preparing their vessels for the season. While the boat needs to be looked at and readied for a summer of...

 
 By USCG    Boating    March 1, 2019

United States Coast Guard Findings of Concern 006-19

Purpose. The U.S. Coast Guard issues Findings of Concern (FoC) to disseminate information related to unsafe conditions that investigators identified as causal factors in a casualty and could...

 
 By Ed Huntsman    Boating    July 1, 2018

Recreational Boating Safety

This story is intended to serve as a general resource for recreational boating safety information. Should an issue or topic not be addressed here, feel free to contact Ed Huntsman, the District...

 

United States Coast Guard Inspections And Compliance Directorate

It's just a Slide. What could go wrong? Get seriously injured and you'll sing a different song! This safety alert stems from two separate casualties investigated by Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Chicago. At issue is the installation of water slides...

 
 By AZGFD    Boating    June 1, 2017
Arizona Boating Safety

Arizona Game & Fish Stresses Boating Safety

The Arizona Game and Fish Department, together with boating professionals and enthusiasts nationwide, demonstrated the importance of remaining safe on the water by participating in Wear Your Life...

 
 By Patty Johnson    Boating    June 1, 2017

Boating Safety: Keep the Fun Going all Summer at Roosevelt Lake Marina

There's no better way to beat the Arizona summer heat than spending time on or in the cool waters of Roosevelt Lake. Cruising on a pontoon or house boar, jet skiing, speed boating, kayaking, sailing,...

 
 By Ed Huntsman    Boating    June 1, 2017

Recreational Boating Safety

This page is intended to serve as a general resource for recreational Federal Requirements boating safety information. Should an issue or topic not be addressed here, feel free to contact Ed...

 

US Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 10-11

Who: For you by US Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 10-11 http://wow.uscgaux.info/content.php?unit=070-10-11 What: 2017 Boating-Safety Class Schedule Where: Century Marine, 3302 E. Main Street, Mesa,...

 
 By Boat US    Boating    May 1, 2017

BoatUS Consumer Alert

Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) Consumer Protection Department is advising boaters with vessels having a US Coast Guard Certificate of Documentation to be wary of any letter...

 
 By USCG    Boating    May 1, 2017

Coast Guard Certificate of Documentation Services

United States Coast Guard Headquarters Inspections and Compliance Directorate, Washington, DC May 16, 2017 - Safety Advisory 01-17 The U.S. Coast Guard's National Vessel Documentation Center (NVDC),...

 
 By WOT    Camping    April 1, 2017

Davis Instruments - Convenient LED Light Consumes Only 1/50th Of An Amp

LED lighting has changed how people enjoy the outdoors at night. Davis Instruments takes this innovation to a higher level with its Mega-Light. Two models provide bright, clear light, while only drawi...

 
 By BoatUS    Boating    March 1, 2017

New Videos From BoatUS Foundation

Boats burn every year and when they do, things get bad. Quickly. For boaters, acknowledging the possibility of a fire is an exercise in fear because there's nothing more scary than to have open...

 
 By USCG    Boating    February 1, 2017

Comprehensive Recreational Powerboat Education 'How-To' Manual Now Available

The U.S. Coast Guard's National On-Water Standards (NOWS) Program grant management team and the American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC) are pleased to announce the release of a new comprehensive...

 
 By USCG    Boating    January 1, 2017

The Best Laid Plans for Safety

January 3, 2017 - Safety Alert 1-17 Recently, while a bulk carrier was at anchor off the coast of Texas, a crewmember that could not swim was put over the rail in a Bosun's Chair to paint the...

 
 By AZBW    Boating    November 1, 2016

2NM Anchor Pole Lamps Deliver Unmatched Performance

Delivering superior efficiency, durability and reliability, Hella marine introduces its NaviLED 360 2NM Anchor Pole Mount Lamps. They are fully certified to provide brilliant LED illumination to a...

 
 By Boat US    Boating    April 1, 2016

BoatUS Foundation Grassroots Grants

Groups can apply all year for funds for boating safety and clean-boating projects. The BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water just made it easier for nonprofit organizations including...

 
 By USCG    Boating    April 1, 2016

Urgent Kannad Safelink EPIRB Recall

Kannad Marine has issued a recall of all SAFELINK EPIRBs due to a possible defect that could result in the beacon not operating in emergency situations. If you own or use a SAFELINK EPIRB automatic or...

 
 By Don McDowell    Fishing    March 1, 2016

Making Bass Fishing Great Again

Bill Luke Bass Days is "Making Bass Fishing Great Again!" The 18th annual event at Pleasant Harbor RV Resort and Marina is handing out over $50,000 in cash prizes over the course of the three-days...

 

Boaters Urged To Be Safe In 2016

Recent rain and snow storms' bringing both snowpack up north and flooding across the West and Midwest have many thinking that water levels in surrounding lakes and rivers will be increasing as the...

 
 By USCG    Boating    February 1, 2016

Coast Guard Again (And Always) Urges Boaters To Wear Lifejackets

Over the course of the past weeks, the Coast Guard has responded to multiple cases along the Gulf of Mexico where people in distress were not wearing lifejackets. Life Jackets should be used with any...

 
 By AZBW    Boating    February 1, 2016

BoatUS Gives Three Safety Tips For Upgrading Boat Lighting

With the latest technical advances in recreational boat lights - both for navigation and aesthetic purposes - recreational boaters have more choices than ever when upgrading their boat's lighting....

 
 By USCG    Boating    January 1, 2016

On-Water American National Standard Established For Recreational-Boating Instruction

The U.S. Coast Guard’s National On-Water Standards (NOWS) grant management team and American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) is pleased to announce the approval and publication EDU-1 On-Water Power St...

 

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