From Lake Erie down to the Ohio River, and all the lakes in between, Ohio is plentiful with bodies of water for recreational watercraft use. Whether you are a boater, sailor, enjoy riding PWCs or enjoy non-motorized watercraft such as canoes or kayaks, knowing the boating laws in Ohio is paramount to exercising boater safety and avoiding accidents on the water.
The Baker Law Group is well versed on the ODNR rules for operating recreational watercraft on Ohio waterways. In fact, Mr. Baker lives on a lake, is an experienced boater and has a great appreciation for the hobby. Unfortunately, accidents happen due to negligent behavior while operating a vessel and occasionally result in serious injury or death. If you or a loved one has been injured while on the water, call The Baker Law Group for assistance.
Are you required to have a watercraft license in Ohio? Click Here to see Ohio ODNR Requirements.