GetMyBoat cares deeply about the safety of the community, the marine environment, and making sure that boating is compliant with all Coast Guard requirements. We've put together some important items to take into consideration.
Feel free to use our suggestions to build your pre-rental checklist. You will need to go over key safety aspects and abide by local, state, and federal laws every time your boat rental is booked with individual renters.
Prior to Renting Your Boat Out – Is your watercraft ready for a guest to come aboard? Run through this checklist to make sure your watercraft is compliant and safe for others.
Creating a Plan for Guest Safety – Do you have life jackets in a variety of sizes to accommodate a group? How about an emergency man-overboard plan? Explore our tips for things to keep in mind when building a guest safety plan.
Week-Of Pre-Departure Checklist – This checklist will help you keep stock of last-minute items to review before guests are set to arrive.
Welcome Guests Aboard – Now that all the work of reviewing safety protocol and ensuring your boat is in prime condition, it's time to invite renters aboard your vessel. Read through these quick tips to make it a great experience for all.
Bareboat Rental Recommendations – Renting your boat out as a bareboat (non-captained) charter? Here are some tips to consider to protect your watercraft as well as the renter.