There are many federal, state and local rules
about safety equipment
that will apply to you and your boat.
Click the image below for a larger version
of the NY State Required Equipment Guide
These requirements vary from location to
location and you should be familiar with
the rules in your local area
and any area that you might travel to.
Use the menu at the left to help guide you
through the federal minimum safety
equipment requirements that apply to
all areas and should be similar to
local requirements in your jurisdiction.
Remember to check
your local area for any variation.