Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Swim Smarts

Swim Smarts

June 1, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

You may feel very comfortable being on a boat, but you’ll be a lot safer if you know how to swim. We don’t want to scare you, but kids who take swimming lessons (and wear life jackets everywhere but the cabin) cut their risk of drowning. While it’s great to have a parent or an […]

Keeping the Beat on the Boat: Learn CPR

Keeping the Beat on the Boat: Learn CPR

July 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

. Great weather and opportunities to spend time on the water with family and friends seem like celebrations. Yet along with all the fun comes an obligation to stay safe when away from shore and medical help. Properly working safety equipment, a well-stocked first aid kit, and life jackets for all aboard are part of […]

If Life’s a Beach, Who’s Guarding It?

If Life’s a Beach, Who’s Guarding It?

September 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

  In an area surrounded by water, many of us spend summers on the boat, at the beach, and in the pool. On those days that we’re spending a relaxing, carefree day at a beach, others are on alert to keep us safe. The majority of public beaches have lifeguards. The safety of waders and […]