Explosions & Fires: A Rare, But Deadly, Threat to Boaters

Summer is almost here, and that means may boat owners are planning their first trip of the year. Before going out on the water, most of these people will check they’re following basic safety rules: It’s important to have life jackets, a first-aid kit, and an accurate weather forecast. Fewer of them will have routine […]

Duck Boat in Stone County, Missouri Sinks, Resulting in 17 Deaths

Official reports out of Stone County, Missouri are confirming that 17 of 31 passengers aboard a commercial duck boat that capsized last night have passed away. The boat was touring Table Rock Lake, located near the town of Branson, in the evening when a storm clouded the region. As the lake’s surface churned violently, the […]