of the first services offered by BoatUS nearly 30 years ago, the Consumer
Protection Bureau operates as an informal dispute mediation
service. BoatUS can help both sides in a dispute reach an amicable
resolution. You can count on us for unbiased consumer information,
education, and help.
pumps sold at West Marine stores and BoatUS marine centers have
been recalled because of a serious safety defect. Consumers should
stop using the pumps immediately because they can explode during
use, ejecting sharp plastic parts and posing a serious laceration
hazard to consumers. Click
here for more details.
The Internet can be a great tool to find the perfect boat for you or to sell the boat that you have (so you can find the next perfect one). Sometimes, though, navigating its murky waters can be tough. Below are some tips that can help buyers and sellers avoid unseen shoals.
Consumer Protection Bureau
880 S. Pickett Street
Alexandria, VA 22304
Tel: 703-461-2856 Fax: 703-461-4674