SailNet Community - View Single Post - Insurance for a Lake Ontario Liveaboard?
View Single Post
  #5  
Old 05-28-2009
patrickrea's Avatar
patrickrea patrickrea is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Toronto
Posts: 400
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 8
patrickrea is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by zAr View Post
The problem is the marinas around here forbid living on the boat while it's on the hard. They cite the insurance companies as the reason for this rule, as they claim it's a fire hazard.
I'm at Toronto Island Marina and I know for a fact that there is a couple of live-a-boards here all year round. I know that Lakeshore Yacht Club also has a few all year people. The rule (law?) is that there has to be 2 boats as a safety measure for each other. Try calling Lakeshore. They may know.
__________________
Patrick Rea

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

1978 30' Hughes Northstar 1000
1964 20' Bertram Moppie
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook