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Oct 17, 2017, 07:55 ET National Safe Boating Council Cautions Hunters and Anglers to 'Get Connected' and Save Lives

It only takes a second for a hunter or angler to fall into the water from their boat, often with hazardous consequences. They may be struck by the...


Aug 29, 2017, 07:55 ET North American Safe Boating Campaign Reminds Boaters To Boat Responsibly Labor Day Weekend

Labor Day marks the last big summer hurrah for many people, with boaters enjoying beautiful waterways with families and friends. However, a fun day...


Jul 10, 2017, 07:55 ET Sport Fisherman Shares About Close Call Boat Accident in New PSA from the National Safe Boating Council

Sport fishermen Hunter Bland and Conner Young of the University of Florida Bass Fishing Team were almost seriously injured when they were thrown...


Jun 27, 2017, 07:55 ET Boating Safety Tips For Fourth Of July High-Boating Traffic From The North American Safe Boating Campaign

The Fourth of July holiday is the highest-boating traffic weekend of the summer. The National Safe Boating Council, a lead organization of the...


Apr 27, 2010, 09:50 ET Americans Prepare for Premier 'Inflatable Life Jacket World Record Inflation Day'

On May 20, 2010 at 11:00 AM EDT / 8:00 AM PDT, the National Safe Boating Council (NSBC), in partnership with the Canadian Safe Boating Council...


Aug 04, 2009, 09:40 ET Life Jacket Wear is a Top Priority of Boating Safety Partners All Year Round

Even with summer activities winding down, the National Safe Boating Council (NSBC) encourages all boaters to continue to make life jacket wear...


Jun 30, 2009, 08:00 ET Boating Safety Partners Encourage Boaters to Celebrate Independence With Life Jacket Wear on the Water

Protect against accidents during the heavy boating traffic Independence Day weekend Independence Day weekend is one of the heaviest traffic times...


May 21, 2007, 01:00 ET Hollywood Does Its Part to Promote Safety During 2007 National Safe Boating Week (May 19-25) and Memorial Day Weekend

WASHINGTON, May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Popular television actress Christa Miller signs on as spokesperson of the national "Wear It!"...