My Boat is a Safe Boat has been written to help children learn about the importance of being
safe on the water. When children are boating, the responsibility for their safety is with the adult.
Enjoy sharing this book with your child and remember to focus on the 4 Steps of Boat Safety.
Step 1 – Check your boat is safe
Step 2 – Check your safety equipment (lifejackets for everyone)
Step 3 – Check the weather
Step 4 – Have a plan and tell someone
Children under the age of 12 must wear a lifejacket at all times. Below is a video about correctly fitting a child’s lifejacket.