Successful Boating Begins When You Leave Home & Ends When You Safely Return

Thursday, August 3, 2017

NOT ALL BOATING ACCIDENTS HAPPEN ON THE WATER, some boating accidents occur while traveling to and from the water and quite frequently on the launch ramp. The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary says “a successful boating outing begins when you leave home and ends when you safely return home.” Since the majority of recreational boats in […]

Paddlesports are fun, easy, and economical but safety must be your priority!

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Educated Boaters are Safe Boaters! Wear a Life Jacket! The name says it all. Paddlesport participation has grown dramatically in recent years.  Low entry cost, easy storage, less maintenance and flexibility are some of the reasons many people have decided to become paddlers, compared to power or sailing craft. Paddlesports are on the rise, setting a records for […]

The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary’s Recreational Boating Safety (RBS) Outreach Directorate

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Looking for safe boating information? We’re here for YOU…The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary’s Recreational Boating Safety (RBS) Outreach Directorate is dedicated to promoting safe boating on U.S. waterways by improving the knowledge, skills, and abilities of recreational boaters. Vision – The RBS Outreach Directorate is committed to an on-going reduction of boating-related accidents, deaths, and property […]