Summer days on the water with family and friends are ahead. Here’s a primer on how to keep those days safe and fun for the entire crew.
All boats must have one U.S Coast Guard-approved life jacket, also known as a personal floatation device or PFD Type I, II, or III, for each person on board.
The importance of life jackets cannot be underestimated. If you’re floating through whitewater, get caught in a storm, or you're not a good swimmer, wearing a lifejacket could save your life. These rules are there to help keep summer days on the water safe and fun for everyone.