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Winterizing Steps You Need to Take from BoatU.S. Insurance

Posted to Riding the Waves (by Bruce L. Perri) on October 19, 2009

Handy Resources from BoatU.S. Fall is here, and winter is fast approaching. You know what that means; time to start winterizing your boat! Winter weather wreaks havoc on a boat not adequately prepared for hibernation. And no one wants to pay…

Use Your Cell Phone While Offshore? Now A Reality!

Posted to Riding the Waves (by Bruce L. Perri) on October 19, 2009

Use Your Cell Phone While Offshore? Now A Reality! As part of an effort to bring convenient communications to mariners worldwide, KVH Industries, Inc., and On-Waves are partnering to make cell phone service at sea a reality for crew and passengers on vessels around the globe.

SMALL FIRE / IMPORTANT LESSONS

Posted to Riding the Waves (by Bruce L. Perri) on October 16, 2009

Recently in the North East an 83 foot long passenger ferry which has the capacity to carry 306 persons experienced a small engine room fire. The vessel was just off its dock at the time the fire started and on board were 110 persons. Because of the nearness to the dock…