November 2022 - National Boating Safety School

How Does a Boat Float?

November 25, 2022

The question of how a boat floats is one most of us have asked ourselves at some point, particularly when seeing massive cargo ships gliding serenely across the water. The answer is actually quite simple, and follows basic physical and structural principles. In this article, the National Boating Safety School explains the principles that govern Read more ›

What Are the Different Types of Diving Flags and What Do They Mean?

November 20, 2022

In Canada, diving usually takes place during the summer, when the water is warmer and favours the discovery of local aquatic wildlife. Unfortunately, this delightful activity can also be a dangerous one, particularly because divers are usually sharing the waterways with plenty of boaters. To minimize the risk of accidents, Transport Canada has implemented regulations Read more ›

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