Memorial Day Means Many Floridians Boating on Waterways

Memorial Day Means Many Floridians Boating on Waterways

In Florida, Memorial Day weekend is a time for fun on the waterways, but it is also a time of increased risk of serious injury or death. Ten people have already lost their lives in 2013 because of boating accidents in Florida. The staff of the Florida Fish and...
10 Most Dangerous Florida Counties for Boating Accidents

10 Most Dangerous Florida Counties for Boating Accidents

As summer approaches and boating enthusiasts take to Florida waterways, the number of boating deaths and injuries will start to add up. Each year, hundreds of people are involved in boating accidents in Florida. Most of these mishaps occur in 10 counties, according to...

Tips To Avoid Boating Tragedy in Florida

Want to dramatically reduce your risk of a fatal accident on Florida waterways? Take a boating safety class. More than three-quarters of people who die in Florida water vehicle accidents have never taken a course in safe boating, according to the state Fish and...