A personal flotation device, such as a life jacket or a life preserver, can be a life-saving item. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, thousands of people are injured, and many die every year in boating accidents. Of those who died in boating accidents, 70% of them … [Read more...] about Personal Flotation Device Safety
There’s nothing like a day out on the water: The sun is shining, and you’ve got your family and friends (and probably something great to eat). Whether you go out on the boat every weekend of the spring and summer or you go on an annual trip with your friends, it’s crucial to know a few boating … [Read more...] about Boating Safety Tips
Going out on the boat during the weekends is such a fun way to get some sunshine, ride some waves, and hang out with your friends and family out on the water. It’s also customary for some boaters to have a drink or two, especially when fishing out on the lake. What you may not know, however, is … [Read more...] about Is Drinking and Boating Illegal?
There’s nothing better than a sunny summer day out on the lake with all your friends and family. Whether you like to fish, go tubing, or simply enjoy being out on the water, a boat is a great way to relax and enjoy the lakes on the weekends. But before you take that shiny new boat out on the … [Read more...] about Does Insurance Cover Boat Injuries?
Who doesn’t love a day out on the water? With the sunshine out and the wind in your hair, boating can be a relaxing weekend activity for you and all your family and friends. But what are the rules regarding insurance when it comes to boats? Are you legally required to have it? What are the … [Read more...] about Are Boats Required to Have Insurance?
As the son of a 2-Star Navy Admiral, I grew up taking many family trips that involved the ocean and water due to my Dad's Navy career. For many years as a child and teenager during the summer months, while Dad was involved in various Navy training exercises, our family would tag along and play while … [Read more...] about Boating And Water Accidents Are Also Considered Personal Injury