Spring is here, which means it’s time to get those boats out and ready to get in the water. Registrations probably need to be renewed and insurance is a must! However, it is also a time to become aware of the dangers of electric shock drowning.
Ultimately, the best precautionary measure you can take as a boat owner is to have your boat tested on a yearly basis to ensure there is no leaking electricity. The dock or marina should be tested as well.
You can’t always be near your boat, so here are some tips to help everyone stay safe from electric shock drowning:
If you would like to review your boat insurance or are purchasing a boat, contact Allan M. Block Agencyin Tarrytown, New York.