Former NFL fullback Rod Konrad made a media appearance on Monday to recount his 27-mile swim to shore over 16 hours after he fell off his 31-foot Grady-White fishing boat.
Safety on the water is important to the marine industry, but accidents happen. Builders, dealers, boatyards and other marine businesses can learn from them.
Wearing only Jockey brand underwear, former Miami Dolphins and Oakland Raiders player Rob Konrad approached a Palm Beach police officer about 4:30 a.m. Thursday after falling off his boat and swimming about 10 hours before reaching shore.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder signed laws subjecting boaters and snowmobilers to the same blood-alcohol limit as drivers of automobiles.
Police are searching for the driver of a boat who they say crashed into another vessel near Miami Marine Stadium in Florida, injuring a young girl, before fleeing.
Two Florida boaters are being hailed as heroes for towing a boat with six people aboard after it exploded and caught fire near a fuel dock.
After 36 hours aboard a Greek ferry boat in wind, rain and choking smoke, 427 passengers and crew were rescued from the vessel between the Italian and Albanian coasts after it caught fire.
A sailboat under way on the New River hit power lines Monday afternoon, causing a widespread power outage throughout downtown Fort Lauderdale.
New Zealand’s Transport Accident Investigation Commission published its final report into the 2011 grounding of the MV Rena containership, the worst maritime disaster in the history of the country.
Fifteen people aboard a megayacht escaped injury when the boat collided with a drawbridge on the Broad Causeway Tuesday afternoon in Miami.
The environmental organization Greenpeace said Spanish navy boats that rammed a dinghy carrying activists on Saturday injured four people, one of them seriously.