Boat Towing Safety Tips

Small speedboat on a trailer being towed on a street.

Now that warm weather has finally arrived, you might be planning a fun-filled day out on the water in your boat. For most people, a day of boating involves transporting their boat on a trailer behind their vehicle, often many miles away. Towing a boat on a trailer changes the way in which any vehicle handles on the road (even a large pick-up truck), making it essential to understand your capabilities and limitations when towing. Here are a few safety tips to keep in mind when towing your boat:

Following these tips can help to ensure a safe boat towing experience so that you can enjoy time on the water with family and friends. Now don’t forget your sunscreen!