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Florida Leads Country In Boating Accidents, Deaths

By on July 30th, 2015 | Last updated: July 31, 2015 at 1:23 pm

Florida had 577 boating accidents in 2014 and 67 boating deaths, leading the country in both categories. With the large number of boats registered in Florida, some people advocate for stricter boating laws.

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How Florida Boaters Can Avoid Needing A Coast Guard Rescue

By and on August 26th, 2013 | Last updated: August 26, 2013 at 5:17 pm

After rescuing four people from a sinking boat in Cedar Key, the U.S. Coast Guard is reminding boaters on how to stay safe during unexpected weather patterns.

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