Rental Boat SafetyTransport Canada has conducted a series of interviews with stakeholders who have an interest in advancing rental boat safety. The purpose of these interviews was to explore what rental agencies do to provide a safe, enjoyable rental experience to the public. Ten key themes emerged from the interviews and are summarized in the document Rental Boat Safety Best Practices (DRAFT) available for download here.

Transport Canada invites you to review this document and provide written comments, by way of the feedback form at the end of the document, no later than June 30, 2015.

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