Hawaii

Boat Accident Reporting in Hawaii

Hawaii’s Boat Accident Reporting Requirements An operator involved in a boating accident is required to: Stop their boat at the scene of the accident. Assist any person in distress, or who has b...

Hawaii’s Boater Education Requirements

Mandatory Boater Education Requirements Any person operating a motorized boat with an engine that is greater than 10 horsepower must have completed a NASBLA-approved Boater Safety Education Course. Th...

Hawaii’s Lifejacket Laws

All boats in Hawaii are required to carry a Coast Guard-approved lifejacket for each person aboard the boat. The only exemptions to the lifejacket requirement are racing shells, racing canoes, racing ...

Boat Registration Requirements in Hawaii

Boat Registration and Titling Requirements in Hawaii To operate a boat in Hawaii, your boat is required to have a Hawaii Certificate of Number and registration stickers. Exemptions: Human-powered craf...