Welcome to the Recreational Boating Safety Outreach Web Site

Wed, 17 Jan 18  

Welcome to the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary's Boating Safety Outreach Directorate. We work with numerous partner organizations to promote safe boating across the nation.

Check here for the latest boating safety news. Follow the links above for valuable safety information, or visit the Coast Guard Office of Boating Safety for more resources.

If your organization wishes to collaborate with the Coast Guard Auxiliary and promote boating safety, visit our partnerships wiki, and see what we can do together.


The Latest News

Marine Safety Alert – Performing prompt maintenance is critical! Recently, several passengers onboard a commercial airboat tour were injured when the boat lost steering and hit a tree. Fortunately, there were only…" Read more.

Humbled hunter recalls mistakes in the marsh – I was shivering in a marsh one drenched Dec. dusk with only a bruised ego for company. But my pride was giving way to a growing fear about my predicament. The pelting rain…" Read more.

Marine Safety Alert – This safety alert provides information related to Kidde brand fire extinguishers. Nearly 40 million extinguishers involving 134 different models have been recalled. These fire extinguishers were manufactured between…" Read more.