-Wear PFD I attach mine to engine kill switch
-have a cell or radio, tell someone where your going & when your coming back.
-make sure you have all safety gear on boat, I have a flare gun just in case.
-if to have a trolling motor always clip to you just in case you slip off.
-bring water water water dydration can kill on boat! You may not relize how bad and pass out overboard and your done. So make sure your pee is clear then you have enough water in you.
-watch weather and be safe rather then take more casts.