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RECREATIONAL BOATING ACCIDENT DATA 

 

Accident report data -- gathering and entering 

 

Accident Reporting Terms and Definitions Project (2012 to present)  Revised terms lists, guidance, reference and resource modules 

Human Performance Investigation in Recreational Boating Accidents (2014 to present) Guidance and supplemental report form for gathering, examining human factors data

Recognizing and Reporting Electric Shock Drownings (2015) Response and investigation checklist, other ESD resources

NEW! Writing Accident Report Narratives (2016) Best practices for writing good narratives; includes samples

NEW! Alcohol and Drug Involvement in Recreational Boating Accidents (2016) Guidance for documenting alcohol or drugs as contributors 


Accident data -- compiling, analyzing, publishing 

 

Template for In-Depth Analysis of Fatality Trends by Body of Water (Aug. 2012)

 

Template for Generating State-Level Statistical Reports (beta test in progress, Sept. 2016) 

 

Accident statistics -- national compilations 

U.S. Coast Guard Recreational Boating Statistics (annual)

 


OTHER RECREATIONAL BOATING DATA

 

Survey data -- interpreting and using findings 

National Recreational Boating Survey (USCG) - Data, articles, methodology, resources  


page last updated Sept. 2, 2016

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