Boat Safety


• ALWAYS familiarize yourself with applicable laws, waterways and inherent risks
• ALWAYS have a capable observer in addition to driver and agree on hand signals
• ALWAYS wear a USCG type III, ISO or other agency approved (PFD) life jacket
• ALWAYS read user’s manual and inspect equipment before use
• ALWAYS ski or ride under control, at proper speeds and within your limits
• ALWAYS turn ignition off when anyone is near watercraft power drive unit
• ALWAYS stay clear of engine exhaust to avoid carbon monoxide poisoning
• NEVER “Platform Drag” or touch swim platform while the engine is running
• NEVER ski or ride near swimmers, shallow water, other boats, or obstacles
• NEVER operate watercraft, ski or ride under the influence of alcohol or drugs

- Water Sports Industry Association For more resources please visit the Water Sports Industry Association