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Safety Tips

Find everything you need to know about boating safety with these tips from the U.S. Coast Guard and other boating experts.

  • Engine cut-off switch worn at the helm

    New law aims to reduce the problem of runaway boats and propeller strikes.

    A few simple precautions and the right gear can dramatically reduce the risk of your next hunt from a small boat.
  • Hunters heading out to the marsh

    A few simple precautions to dramatically reduce the risk of your next hunt.

    A few simple precautions and the right gear can dramatically reduce the risk of your next hunt from a small boat.
  • Avoid dead batteries while boating

    Ignoring boat engine gauges creates a safety hazard.

    In this article, an installment of the I Learned About Boating From This series, the first-person account of a dangerous situation develops because the skipper ignored…

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