Lisa Gaines

Long Island Congressman Pushes For Boater Safety LawRep. Steve Israel is pushing legislation to require all manufacturers display the maximum amount of people allowed on boats that are 45-feet-long or shorter.
Suffolk County Boating Safety Law Signed Following Tragic July 4 Boat AccidentThe new law requires operators of boats to take a safety course and have the certificate displayed on board the vessel.
Preliminary Report Indicates Boat May Have Been Top Heavy In Oyster Bay TragedySeventeen adults and 10 children were aboard the 34-foot-long vessel, named Kandi Won, to watch Independence Day fireworks off Long Island when the boat overturned and sank near Oyster Bay.