- • American Association of State and Highway Transportation Officials - AASHTO
is a non-profit, non-partisan association representing all five transportation modes; air, highways, public transportation, rail and water in the 50 states, District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.
- • American National Standards Institute - ANSI
is a non-profit organization that administers and coordinates the U.S. voluntary standardization and conformity assessment system. Library and databases are available as well as list of services, standards information, events and membership.
- • American Society for Testing Materials - ASTM
provides a global forum for the development and publication of voluntary consensus standards for materials, products, systems and services. ASTM standards serve as the basis for manufacturing, procurement and regulatory activities.
- • American Society of Safety Engineers - ASSE
is the oldest and largest professional safety organization. Its members manage, supervise, and consult on safety, health and environmental issues in industry, insurance, government and education. Founded in 1911.
- • BADD - Boaters Against Drunk Driving
is a national non-profit organization dedicated to public awareness for safe, sober, responsible boating throughout US and Canada. Find interests, statistics, BADD chapters and objectives.
- • Boat Safe
is approved by the NASBLA and recognized by the US Coast Guard, this company offers certification courses, safe boating tips and quizzes, contests, and safety courses with boating simulations and animations.
- • Boat US
is the recall page to the Boat Owners Association of the United States. Information on membership, boating, safety, government affairs, buying and a boater to boater chat and message center.
- • Boater Ed
forum page is dedicated to boater education and training. Courses, forums, organized cruises and activities and cruising guides are all found on this site.
- • Boating Safety from the Sea Tow Foundation
For boating safety and information.
- • Commander Bob's Boating Safety
is a comprehensive resource providing tips on safety and boating hints, a boater's checklist, personal watercraft information, and accident statistics.
- • Consumer Guide to Product Safety from Kid Source
links to numerous product defect categories including boats and boat equipment, recalls and warnings.
- • Consumer Product Safety Commission - CPSC
protects the public against unreasonable risks of injuries associated with consumer products. Search recalls, report unsafe products.
- • Consumer Reports
online offers safety information for consumers on just about any product including autos and boats. Use their A-Z index to easily locate the information you are looking for. Most of the reports are free but a subscription is available.
- • Dangers of Drunk Driving
is a concise, comprehensive writing on the dangers and realities of drunk driving, including statistics, suggestions for alternatives, and resources for those seeking further assistance.
- • Department of Consumer Affairs - California
serves as a mediator in disputes between boat owners and the marine industry.
- • Department of Transportation - DOT
find information about the departments organizations, their initiatives, reports and publications, also has related links and library resources.
- • Environmental Protection Agency - EPA
is responsible for protecting human health and to safeguard the natural environment. Browse site to find info on laws and regulations, educational resources, and programs.
- • Marine Survey Online
is for marine surveyors and boat owners to help identify the wide range of structural defects that can be found on boats and yachts. Many resources are available including informative on-line articles, photo library, consulting services, boat reviews, etc
- • National Institute of Standards and Technology
is a federal technology agency that promotes economic growth by developing and applying technology, measurements, and standards.
- • National Safe Boating Council
presents regular news letters, membership information, training opportunities and programs.
- • National Transportation Safety Board - NTSB
is an independent Federal agency charged by Congress with investigating every civil aviation accident in the United States and significant accidents in the other modes of transportation.
- • Office of Boating Safety
Sponsored by the US Coast Guard, OBS aims to reduce boating fatalities and accidents. Obtain information on accidents, safety, federal regulations, publications and requirements; state grants, news and boating links.
- • Public Health Corps
to provide reputable information on health topics by applying library science and technical know-how to the public health sector, identifying quality authorities, tracking news and developments, then organizing it into handy references.
- • Recall and Safety Defect Search
check for documented and alleged defects for all boats manufactured in or imported into the United States.
- • Safety Online
presents accident information, products, news and resources for professionals in the occupational safety industry.
- • Sea Tow - Corporate Homepage
is a marine assistance company providing featuressuch as membership services, boating safety tips, deals and discounts, and offers fishing reports and lists members' benefits such as towing and salvaging.
- • UM Weather
is one of the most comprehensive and premier sources of weather information on the internet. Access to thousands of forecasts, images and weather links.
- • United States Coastguard Auxiliary
offers a large amount of information pertaining to personal water crafts. Find facts, safe practices, safety check items, and Texas specific rules.
- • Diving Index
the most complete online scuba diving directory in the world with thousands of listings, millions of scuba divers worldwide have made Scuba Spots their primary source for information on dive businesses, non-profit scuba clubs, travel specialists, ...
- • International Diving Educators Association - IDEA
is a pioneer in diving education, view merchandise, organization information, news and events, courses and articles. Site also includes a message board, newsletter and links. Warning: opens with sound.
- • Marinemall - Marine Services and Associations
a directory of sailing, boating, fishing and diving associations and clubs.
- • National Association of Underwater Instructors - NAUI
find news, a shop locator, product and course catalogs, and regional information.
- • Professional Association of Diving Instructors - PADI
is the largest recreational diving membership organization. Their site provides international news and details of courses, events, dive centers and resorts. Search databases of dive sites and view the products.
- • Water Rescue USA
is the largest safety diving and water rescue organization worldwide, offering scholarships and training to members of law enforcement, rescue and firefighters. Find information on their services, products and textbooks.
- • Aquaskier.com
provides information on just about anything relating to watersports. Links to pages that provide manufacturers, resources, suppliers, organizations, and equipment for every type of water sport.
- • Parasail Safety Council
a complete information guide, offering accident reports, information on regulations, consumer information and a photo gallery.
- • US Parachute Association
is a directory of recognized operators, safety standards, details of government relations and a list of membership services.