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Water safety tips for boaters

Not just a fair-weather friend, boaters are on the water year-round which means they come across a wide variety of conditions. Read on for more water safety tips for boaters.

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From icy gunwales to roasting summer days, boaters have to contend with an ever-changing range of challenges. Follow the links below for advice on how to stay safe no matter what the weather throws at us.

Last Edited: 21 June 2022

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