Category: boat

FOURTH OF JULY – Boaters in lakes, rivers, Tampa Bay, Gulf of Mexico, Intracoastal waterway – Prevent Accidents on the water – Saftey lies with you!

TAMPA BAY – Coast Guard and Sheriff Officers want boaters to know they will be out in force during the Fourth of July weekend. Every year, reckless boaters — often under the influence of alcohol — cause more than 500 emergency calls in the Bay Area. Dozens of injuries and more than a few deaths…

MAKE YOUR CHILDREN WEAR THEIR LIFE JACKETS

As Part Of National Safe Kids Week, U.S. Coast Guard Reminds Parents To Make Their Kids Wear Life Jackets WASHINGTON – The U. S. Coast Guard reminds parents that their children should always wear a life jacket while boating. “National SAFE KIDS Week is a perfect time to remember the importance of life jackets,” said…