Safety & Prevention
Analyzing Onboard Fire Claims
Onboard fires happen more than you'd think. Here's what digging into the GEICO | BoatUS Marine Insurance claim files teaches us about preventing them.
Streamlined Vessel Tracking Interface Launched
GOST Specter allows geo-fence control and alerts, remote arm/disarm functionality, and real-time GPS tracking of a vessel anywhere in the world.
The Critical World Of Backing Plates
Avoid serious boat damage and personal injuries by ensuring your hardware is properly installed. Here's how.
How Not To Read A Hurricane Map
Maps shown in the media are often misunderstood. Be careful: Incorrect interpretation could leave you and your boat unprepared.
Outfit Your Dinghy
Taking the time to properly equip your lifeline to shore for safety will help ensure you don't get caught short.
Stay Safe On Deck
Installing guardrail netting on a sailboat makes a lot of sense for keeping crew, gear, and pets safely aboard — and it's an easy DIY project.