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Planning a National Safe Boating Week event? We gotcha covered.
Every year, boating and water safety advocates around the world team up to promote and educate people on the importance of safe boating and life jacket use during National Safe Boating Week. This year’s event, which will be held May 19-25, is the official kickoff of the annual Safe Boating…
National Safe Boating Week is around the corner
On May 19, the 60th annual National Safe Boating Week kicks off, and the message is all about boating safety. We are passionate to educate our communities about safety. It saves lives! Join us in our mission to spread the safety message by planning an event in your community to…
NOAA’s National Weather Service and National Safe Boating Council Team Up for National Safe Boating Week
The National Safe Boating Council (NSBC) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA’s) National Weather Service have teamed up to promote new weather and boating safety public service announcements during National Safe Boating Week, held May 19-25, 2018. The goal of these PSAs is to ensure that Americans have…
Ready, Set, Wear It Planning Checklist
Use this helpful checklist as you plan your Ready, Set, Wear It event! Find more resources at www.safeboatingcampaign.com, and join the discussion on social media with hashtags #RSWI2018 and #safeboating. PLAN: Determine the date, location and intended audience. Suggested locations are marinas, launch ramps, retail stores, parks, community festivals, and…
Don’t Miss These 2018 Safe Boating Campaign Events
Lots of fun events planned for the 2018 summer boating season! Join the Safe Boating Campaign in promoting boating and life jacket safety to boaters around the world. Resources for these events and more available at www.safeboatingcampaign.com/resources. May 18: Wear Your Life Jacket to Work Day Wear your life jacket, snap…
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Ready, Set, Wear It Now Four Worldwide Events
Join boating safety advocates around the world for family-fun events to heighten awareness of boating safety issues and go for a world record for the most life jackets worn along the way! Bring your friends and your life jacket. Participate in one of four Ready, Set, Wear It events hosted…
Safe Boating Campaign Made Waves in 2017
2017 was an exciting year for the Safe Boating Campaign! It continued to receive national attention for its award-winning tactics to communicate boating safety and life jacket wear, earning national recognition from the Academy of Interactive & Visual Arts, PR Daily and PR News with nine awards. Highlights of the…
Safe Boating Campaign Exciting Changes for 2018
Boating safety advocates around the world are supporters of the North American Safe Boating Campaign. And, this was no different in 2017, when nine countries joined in support of recreational boating safety and shared important messages such as wearing a life jacket, using an engine cut-off device, and never boating…
2018 Planning Update
Thank you for your continued support of the Safe Boating Campaign! We’re hard at work on the new brand for the 2018 boating season, and can’t wait to share it with you. A few updates: Be sure to update your email address book to receive updates from the National Safe…
North American Safe Boating Campaign Reminds Boaters to Boat Responsibly Labor Day Weekend
Labor Day marks the last big summer hurrah for many people, with boaters enjoying beautiful waterways with families and friends. However, a fun day on the water could go wrong in an instant. “My friend Conner and I were thrown from our boat due to a hydraulic steering part failure,…

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