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After two major collisions with substantial loss of American lives between US Navy destroyers and…

AIS, or Automatic Identification System, is one of the most significant marine safety innovations in…

Here are accounts of two successful rescue efforts in the stormy 2011 Chicago to Mackinac Race.  Each…

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In addition to courses offered through sailing organizations, including Safety for Cruising Couples and sanctioned Safety at Sea seminars, many private enterprises offer coursework that may be suitable for you. The list below is not exhaustive.

Stay on the boat. However, accidents happen. Here are resources for avoiding an overboard incident, procedures for responding to one, and gear and practices that may make your recovery safer and surer.

CCA's popular Safety for Cruising Couples (SCC) seminars have been presented to hundreds of participants each year as a

Hailed by some as perhaps the greatest safety development for the recreational mariner in a decade, AIS  ("Automatic Identification System") provides a robust tool for locating and identifying nearby traffic, announcing your presence, and even locating a crew overboard.