5 Tips to Get Your Boat Ready for the Water

Staying safe on the water while boating will make the experience more enjoyable. Making sure you and your passengers are safe as well as being aware of other boaters is critical for best safety practices while boating. Here are some tips to help make your next boat trip safe:

  • Check safety equipment like fire extinguishers, emergency radios, flares, flashlights, water, and food supplies
  • Notify one or more contacts about travel plans including destinations
  • Make sure electrical equipment is working properly
  • Check engine operations and fuel levels
  • Have a plan coordinated with passengers in the events of an emergency

The agents at StateChoice in West Hartford, CT can help you with any boat insurance needs you may have. We have helped many individuals through the years get quality affordable coverage for their investments.

Do I Need Boat Insurance?

You may not legally be required to have insurance coverage for your watercraft, but it is definitely worth considering to keep you and your valuable investments safe. Different levels of coverage can include personal property damage and liability. Having adequate coverage in the event of a natural disaster or other events can give greater peace of mind knowing your investment is protected. An experienced insurance agent can help you understand what types of insurance coverage may work best for you.

Professional Insurance in West Hartford, CT

Visit us at StateChoice in West Hartford, CT to speak with one of our experienced agents about boat insurance. We can work with you to craft a customized policy that fits your budget and your specific needs. Our agents have helped countless boat owners get great coverage for their valuable investment. We look forward to serving you.