Marine Casualties: The Most Common Causes of Boating Accidents

Boating Accidents Most Common Causes

According to the U.S. Coast Guard, there were 4,463 boating accidents in the United States in 2018. Of these accidents, 658 resulted in fatalities and 2,629 resulted in injuries. The leading cause of these accidents was operator inattention, followed by the improper lookout and operator inexperience. Alcohol use is also a leading cause of boating … Read more