U.S. Coast Guard Updates Fire Extinguisher Requirements
Ensure that your portable onboard fire extinguishers meet new regulations set by the U.S. Coast Guard that go into effect on April 20, 2022.
Anatomy Of A Boat Collision
An in-depth look at the facts behind an actual boat insurance claim. Who was at fault, and why?
Illegal Charters: Don't Step Aboard
Illegally operated charter boat operations are more common than you think. Here's an inside look at a Coast Guard sting operation.
Can You Legally Boat In Another State?
If you plan to skipper your boat outside the state in which you reside, check state and local boating requirements to ensure you're on the right side of the law.
Cannabis And Boating
Impairment is impairment no matter the substance. But with marijuana, there is even more at stake — regardless of legality in your state.
Towing vs Salvage: Settling Disputes Inexpensively
When there's a dispute over the fair and reasonable value of a salvage claim, the BoatUS Salvage Arbitration Program can be a fast, low-cost way to resolve disagreements.