Washington

Boat Accident Reporting Requirements in Washington

The operator of a boat 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 been injured, so long as they are able to ...

Negligent Boat Operation in Washington

Washington’s Laws for Reckless and Negligent Boat Operation In the state of Washington, it is illegal to operate a boat in a reckless or negligent manner that may endanger the life, safety or proper...

Boating License Requirements in Washington

Washington’s Boating License Requirements All boat operators in Washington are required to obtain and carry a Washington State Boater Education Card (commonly called a Boating License) when oper...

Washington Boat Registration

To operate a boat in Washington, your boat must have a registration card, title and registration decals. You must carry the registration card on the boat whenever the boat is being used. All register...