Our key safety messages are based on common factors contributing to deaths in recreational boating.
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Make sure you cover the basics of safety before you head out
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Make sure you can stay in touch
Have at least two communication devices that will work when wet.
Be prepared for an emergency
Your situation can change without warning
An accident can happen to anyone and at any time - no matter how experienced you are or how safe your boat is.