Gov. Scott Signs Boater Safety BillIn an issue prompted by the disappearance last year of two young boaters, Gov. Rick Scott signed a bill that will provide a discount on vessel-registration fees if boaters show they have purchased and registered emergency locator devices.
Law Enforcement In Full Force For Columbus Day WeekendLocal law enforcement will be in full force on the water for Columbus Day weekend, considered the most dangerous weekend of the year for boating.
MDFR Urges Safe Boating With ChildrenMiami-Dade Fire officials are urging locals to be safe while boating with children.
4 Dead, 6 Missing After Holiday Weekend On The WaterAt least four people are dead and six others are missing along the Florida and Puerto Rico Coasts after Memorial Day weekend.
Zero Tolerance For BUI & Safety Enforced Ahead Of Memorial It’s the start of Memorial Day Weekend, a vastly popular boating weekend in South Florida.
Dade Issues New Boating Safety OrdinanceA new ordinance will now allow only a certain number of boats to be tied together on any waters lying within the boundaries of Miami.
Coast Guard Issues New Boating Regulation For New Year's EveAfter spending 33 years manning a Miami-Dade County fireboat, retired captain Jack Garcia still lives for the ride.
Safety On The Water Stressed Over Columbus Day WeekendIn order to keep things safe on the water over the upcoming Columbus Day holiday weekend, Biscayne National Park has partnered up with a number of agencies to crackdown on boaters who pose a risk to themselves or others.
Boating Collision Near Elliott Key Leaves One Dead, Two Injured A day of boating turned deadly Sunday after one boat crashed into an anchored vessel near Elliott Key.
FWC Offers Safe Boating Tips For Memorial Weekend Florida wildlife officials are pushing for safe boating this Memorial Day weekend.
FWC Encouraging Tubing Safety Living in South Florida, where summer temperatures are almost a year-round occurrence, water activities like tubing are a popular past time. But while fun, tubing can be dangerous.
Coast Guard Urges Safety Over Labor Day Weekend It’s Labor Day weekend and the weather forecast looks pretty nice so that means plenty of South Floridians will be jumping on their boats this weekend which is why the U.S. Coast Guard is urging boaters to be careful on the water.