Safe Boating Tips From Discover Boating.Com

Safe Boating Tips From Discover Boating.Com

Discover Boating – © Matt Knighton Take a Boating Course, No matter how much experience you have, it’s always a good idea for everyone to review boating safety rules and practices before leaving the dock. Below are a few safety tips to help you boat responsibly...
Have a Courtesy Vessel Safety Check at Your Boat!!

Have a Courtesy Vessel Safety Check at Your Boat!!

Both the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary and the United States Power Squadrons have certified vessel examiners who will perform a free Vessel Safety Check (“VSC”) at your boat, at a time of mutual convenience. There is no charge, and no consequences if you...
Boat Toy Safety

Boat Toy Safety

Tubing is a catch-all term. Whether you a tow your crew atop a six-seater sea serpent, a torpedo for two, or a bona fide single-person tube, tubing provides a ton of fun for all age groups. The skill level required for riders and boat skippers might be less than that...
Thunder Over Louisville Boat Safety Tips

Thunder Over Louisville Boat Safety Tips

April 22nd, 2022 April 22nd, 2022 From: USCG Sector Ohio Valley – Louisville LT Michael W. MetzWaterway Management(502) 779-5344 (desk)(502) 715-1429 (cell) 1. Examine your Boat Check all safety equipment before getting underway. Don’t forget to check your navigation...
Fueling Tips Safety

Fueling Tips Safety

Whether you refuel at a roadside gas station, on the water at a gas dock, or use portable containers there are some general tips that apply to all fueling situations. Safety First! No matter where you are refueling, always clear the area of anyone not directly...
Boat Towing & Trailering

Boat Towing & Trailering

Safe Towing Preparation The first step in getting ready to tow your boat is making sure your towing vehicle is up to the task—a small vehicle may not be able to safely handle the load. You also need to make sure that you have the right trailer, hitch and safety chains...