It's called a 'life' jacket for a reason
The Fourth of July is one of the busiest boating days of the year.
Thus, the U.S. Coast Guard is reminding people to take extra caution over the holiday - and, especially, reminding boaters and passengers to wear their life jackets.
"Life jackets are the No. 1 way that American's 77 million-plus boaters can protect themselves," according to a pres release from the Coast Guard.
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