Salute to the US Coast Guard’s Persistence in Improving Recreational Boating Safety | NTSB Safety Compass Blog

By Jeff Marcus, Chief, NTSB Safety Recommendations Division In many states, when using motorized recreational vessels, or engaging in activities like canoeing, kayaking, and standup paddleboarding, operators are not required to attend a boating safety course, obtain a license or certificate, be familiar with the navigation rules (commonly called the “Rules of the Road”), or… … Continue reading Salute to the US Coast Guard’s Persistence in Improving Recreational Boating Safety | NTSB Safety Compass Blog

“Safety Photo of the Day” – “Catch Anything?”

Proof that we are surrounded by.... idiots....?? Fishing with a hand grenade??? 1. Pull the pin. 2. Throw it far from the boat. 3. Net the stunned and dead fish......... But seriously folks, here are some good tips for Fishing Safety! Follow these tips to ensure a safe fishing experience: If using a boat to … Continue reading “Safety Photo of the Day” – “Catch Anything?”