Local Officials Stress Boating Safety

If you’re thinking of boating in New York State, you’re going to have to take a basic boaters’ safety education course before you do it, if you were born after 1996. That’s according to State Senator David Carlucci, who told The Morning Show yesterday that boating can be extremely dangerous, and people sometimes take that for granted…

Audio clip: David Carlucci

County Sheriff Lou Falco said last week that while boating DWI incidents are down, mainly due to public awareness, he’d like to see someone who was punished on land, also suffer at sea…

Audio clip: Lou Falco

Those new rules about taking the safety course are currently being phased in, and Carlucci says he’d like to see the courses made more readily available.

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