There’s nothing better than taking the boat out and sailing the water on a beautiful summer day. Whether you’re fishing on the lake or sailing on the sea, it’s important to keep yourself and your passengers safe. Every year there are thousands of boating related accidents in North America. The US Coast Guard counted 4,158 boating accidents in 2015 , 15% of which were fatal.

Before you head out to the boat, keep these tips in mind. The infographic below details how you should pack, plan, and prepare for your next trip! At AquaMobile water safety is a top priority, and we hope that these tips can help you and your passengers stay safe this summer:

Boat Safety Tips: