Boat Safety Tips
Blog / 08/08/2012

Boat Safety Tips   Building a boat or owning a boat is surely a dream come true for many, subsequently, being safe while boating is very important. It doesn’t mean that because you own the boat you could do what you like. Remember you own only the boat, not the water. The boat may take your commands but not the water. Water could be dangerous in as much as it is refreshing. Many accidents have taken place during boating sprees and it was noticed that the majority of accidents were caused due to the use of alcohol while boating. The other major factors that add to tragic accidents are lack of attention, inexperience, carelessness and speeding. One should always keep in mind that alcohol should be kept offshore and not on the boat. You should never use alcohol before or during a boat operation. The effects of alcohol act extremely high when exposed to sun, wind, noise and vibration. While boating you surely come in contact with these aspects which aggravate the alcohol in you. You must have a professional boat operator with you on your first boating expedition. This is mandatory because it is not the road that you…