Boating Safety

Safe and enjoyable boating in Alaska.
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Do you know how a personal locator beacon operates? What form of communication and signaling device is in your pocket when boating in Alaska?

For three decades the Cospas–Sarsat system has used relays on satellites such as Europe’s MSG and MetOp to pick up distress calls from ships and aircraft.

An instructional video for teens developed by the Alaska Office of Boating Safety, Cold Water Survivors re-enforces the learning objectives of the Kids Don’t Float Education program on the topic of cold water immersion and the importance of wearing life jackets when boating on cold water. The video tells the real life story of Miranda and Hanna Koger Udelhoven who experienced but survived a boating tragedy on Tustumena Lake in Alaska in 2011. This video received a 2014 Emmy Award.

An instructional video for teens developed by the Alaska Office of Boating Safety, Cold Water Survivors re-enforces the learning objectives of the Kids Don’t Float Education program on the topic of cold water immersion and the importance of wearing life j

Alaska boating safety fun! #LifeJackets #Alaska #Boating

Alaska boating safety fun! #LifeJackets #Alaska #Boating

Carry communication and signaling devices on your person, when boating in Alaska. What is in your pocket?

Carry communication and signaling devices on your person, when boating in Alaska. What is in your pocket?

Boaters, what is in your pocket? Don't forget the distress signaling dev...

Carrying an emergency communication device can aid in an efficient and effective rescue, but don't forget about the distress signaling device that can bring .

Interview Boating Safety   AK Rescue Coordination Center Final Cut 720p new

Interview Boating Safety AK Rescue Coordination Center Final Cut new

Chanda Simon, Miss WEIO. Photo by Elena Carlo

Summer 2015 – Water Safety in Alaska

Cold Water Boating - Chapter 1 - YouTube

The second chapter of Cold Water Boating explains the four stages of cold water immersion

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Office of Boating Safety

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