Author: Paul D. Hux, Chesterfield, VA Personal Injury Attorney
The weather is warmer and pollen season has passed. It’s time to hit waterways with family and friends (and the dog) on the boat. But before you put your boat in the water there are a few rules with which you should be familiar.
In 2007 the Virginia General Assembly passed a law that requires operators of personal watercraft (PWC) and motorboats to complete a boating safety education course. For help finding a boating safety class click here.Virginia watercraft and motorboat training requirements
Who has to complete this course, and by when?As of July 1, 2014, all PWC operators age 14 years and older all…