Boat Safety Tips:  According to the latest reports operator inattention is the number one cause of boating accidents, followed by improper lookout, operator inexperience, excessive speed and alcohol.  

Make sure everyone is wearing life jackets:   Don’t’ overload your boat: Slow your boat appropriately when turning:  Don’t  risk boating in rough water conditions or bad weather: Evenly distribute and balance the weight of persons and gear within the boat: Siting on the gunwale, bow, seat backs, or any other area not designed for seating can be dangerous and is illegal in most states.