Boating Season Is Here: Are You Keeping Safe?

Birds eye view of a boat in water

Keeping everybody safe while out on the water. Boats can be a great source of summer fun and leisure. But boaters, swimmers, and marina staff must be aware of dangers in and around the water. Electrical hazards and carbon monoxide (CO) bring unique risks to the boating world. Learn to protect people and pets from […]

Winter Boating Safety

West Point Volunteer Fire Department Boat in the Mattaponi River in West Point, VA on a sunny day

Who doesn’t enjoy soaking in the rays on those warm summer days aboard their boat?! We know you’re longing for those days and some even find a chance in the winter months to get out onto the water before summer finally arrives. Just keep in mind that winter boating is much different than summer boating. […]