As the Pacific Northwest prepares to kick off the 2010 boating season, the U.S. Coast Guard issued a news release reminding boaters to have a ‘SWEET’ time on the water.
Here is the rest of the news release:
S – Safety
* Don’t drink and boat
* Wear a life jacket
* Ensure your eqipment is labeled with the proper contact information. Click here for more information.
* Check weather forecasts
* Dress for the water, not the weather
E – Equipment
* Carry a VHF-FM marine radio
* Make sure your boat is in good repair