Boat Accidents and Injuries - Resource Links

U.S. Coast Guard Home Page
Statistics, facts and history related to safety, boating information and the U.S. Coast Guard.

U.S. Coast Guard Office of Boating Safety
Provides information about accident prevention, safety, regulations, recalls and statistics about accidents and fatalities on U.S. waterways.

U.S. Coast Guard Marine Environmental Protection
U.S. Department of Homeland Security website containing news and information on the U.S. Coast Guard. Information includes organizational charts, directory, programs and services.

U.S. Department of Transportation, Maritime Administration
Contains maritime publications including a compilation of federal maritime laws, the Merchant Marine Act, Documentation of Vessels, the American Fisheries Act and the Shipping Act.

International Organization of Masters, Mates, and Pilots
The marine affiliate of the International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO. Contains information on membership, future plans, maritime professionals, links and resources.

BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water
Information on different topics related to safe boat operation, including alcohol and boating, life jackets and more.

Summary of Admiralty Law
An overview of admiralty law, including federal statutes, state statutes, international conventions, treaties and links to relevant Internet resources.

National Association of State Boating Law Administrators
An association that represents the boating authorities of all 50 states in the U.S. focused on making boating safe. Find information about education, law, events and policy.

The Mother of All Maritime Links
Large collection of maritime links, including boatbuilding, boating, designs, education, nautical charts, repairs, software, weather reports and other information.

Admiralty and Maritime Law Guide
The Admiralty and Maritime Law Guide includes information including case law, opinions, international maritime conventions and links to other online resources.

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