Safety

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Why you need to file a float plan

In March 2009, four strong, healthy athletes, two of whom were NFL football players, went fishing off Florida’s Gulf Coast. Forty-six hours later, three had …

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Flu, common cold or COVID?

Even with COVID-19 soaring, we need to remember that winter is also cold and flu season. In the United States, more days of work (and …

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Safety tips for older boaters

With the average age of Americans advancing and the cost of boats increasing, most new engine-powered boats are bought by older boaters. Regardless of age, …

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Alcohol and safety risks on board

According to the U.S. Coast Guard’s 2017 Recreational Boating Statistics, 658 people died from recreational boating accidents. Alcohol use was the leading known contributing factor …

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