Source: Transport CanadaInformation last verified: 20/09/2010
Be Prepared for the Unexpected – Check This List Before Every Trip
Lifejackets – Wear Them!
Operator Competency – Are You Ready to Head Out on the Water?
Weather – Check and Monitor the Marine Weather Forecast
Sail Plan – File Your Plan Before Heading Out
(See this guide for a sample sail plan)
Safety Equipment – Required by Law and Essential for Safety
(See this guide for the equipment required for your boat)
Charts, Compass and Local Hazards – Know Where You Are at All Times
Fuel – Check Your Tank and Remember: 1/3 to go, 1/3 to return, 1/3 reserve
Boat Condition – Should Your Boat Leave the Dock?
Safety Briefing – You Are Legally Responsible for Your Guests
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