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Marine Deputies conduct a safety inspection at the Roseburg Bi-Mart on May 5th. Two additional inspection clinics will be held this weekend.
Marine Deputies conduct a safety inspection at the Roseburg Bi-Mart on May 5th. Two additional inspection clinics will be held this weekend.
FREE Boat Safety Inspections This Weekend (Photo) - 05/15/19

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. – Marine Deputies will hold two Boat Safety Inspection Clinics this weekend. A previous inspection clinic was held on Sunday, May 5th at the Roseburg Bi-Mart.

Inspections will begin at 9:00 am and end at 2:00 pm each day. The dates and locations are as follows: 

  • Saturday, May 18 - Winston Bi-Mart (391 NW Douglas Blvd., Winston)
  • Sunday, May 19 - Sutherlin Bi-Mart (388 E. Central Ave., Sutherlin)

The purpose of the event is to provide boaters the opportunity to have their pre-season safety inspections completed. The inspection process will include checking for: 

  • Approved Life Jackets
  • Working fire extinguishers 
  • Approved type IV floatation devices
  • Approved sound producing equipment 
  • Working engine blower fan
  • Assistance with the proper placement of registration numbers and stickers. 

Upon passing the inspection, boaters will be provided with a 2019 inspection sticker. 

Deputies will also be available to answer questions and provide boater and water safety information. 

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