Safety – Page 3

  • The FREE 100 has received a face-lift
    News

    New hybrid buoyancy aid from SECUMAR

    2021-01-18T15:58:00Z

    Bernhardt Apparatebau has launched two new SECUMAR products: the FURIO model and the further optimised FREE 100.

  • Iridium has launched a safety service with real-time voice calling Photo: Iridium
    News

    Iridium launches voice call distress service

    2021-01-11T09:50:00Z

    Iridium Communications has launched a Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) service giving seafarers a real-time emergency response and rescue service that works anywhere in the world.

  • Uniteck's new spotlights are available in three power ratings
    News

    New Uniledbar spotlights

    2020-10-29T13:33:00Z

    The new Uniledbar spotlights from Uniteck are manufactured using high corrosion resistant materials and have an IP67 rating.

  • Orolia Maritime's latest PLB offers accelerated location detection
    News

    Production approval granted

    2020-10-28T14:06:00Z

    Orolia Maritime’s FastFind ReturnLink personal location beacon (PLB) has been approved for production and will be available across Europe from December.

  • Two men lost their lives as a result of carbon monoxide poisoning on board ‘Diversion’ Photo: MAIB
    News

    Deaths prompt carbon monoxide warning

    2020-10-16T11:44:00Z

    The Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) has issued a warning about the dangers of carbon monoxide after the loss of two lives on a motor cruiser.

  • SHOCK-WBV
    News

    Sea Sure upscales to keep pace with orders

    2020-09-29T17:33:00Z

    Sea Sure has upscaled its production and now has more than 200 SHOCK-WBV shock mitigation units currently in build at its Warsash premises.

  • The AQLBLTX light has a water and gravity sensor double activation system
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    Ocean Safety to distribute AQLBLTX light

    2020-07-22T12:10:00Z

    Ocean Safety has been appointed to distribute the Aquaspec ATEX and IECEx certified lifebuoy light.

  • Survitec’s purpose-build marine training academy in Stonehaven has been endorsed as a training provider Credit: Survitec
    News

    Survitec training academy endorsed by DNV GL

    2020-02-05T11:52:00Z

    Survitec’s marine training academy in Stonehaven, Scotland, has been certified as a recognised provider of maritime safety equipment training, following the successful audit of the facility by classification society DNV GL.

  • An Austrian start-up is launching a wearable POB device Photo: Crewbands
    News

    Crewbands POB ready to launch

    2020-01-15T13:09:00Z

    Start-up Crewbands, is ready to launch its person-over-board (POB) system.

  • Spinlock's Deckvest 6D has the option of a quick-release harness release system
    News

    Spinlock continues development work

    2020-01-15T12:41:00Z

    Spinlock has developed a top-of-the-range automatic inflating lifejacket harness - the Deckvest 6D.

  • The rescue belt is contained in a small pouch clipped around the wearer's waist
    News

    Plastimo - supporting marine safety for more than 50 years

    2020-01-14T14:03:00Z

    Plastimo plays an import role in the design and manufacture of safety products and has more than 50 years’ experience perfecting this, explains Richard Pardoe of UK distributor Aquafax.

  • Pyrotechnics are one of a number of safety products that should be carried. Photo Survitec
    News

    Marine pyrotechnics are still important

    2020-01-13T09:36:00Z

    Despite undeniable advances in technology, the importance of carrying reliable, powerful and universally recognised visual emergency signalling on board is unequivocal, says Chris Feibusch.

  • The iAISTX is designed for boaters who use an iPad or tablet for navigation
    News

    New Digital Yacht AIS transponder

    2020-01-10T17:02:00Z

    Digital Yacht has launched a new Class B AIS transponder designed specifically for the growing number of boaters who use an iPad or tablet for their navigation.

  • Each crew member wears an OLAS transmitter
    News

    Core provides peace of mind

    2020-01-09T16:37:00Z

    OLAS Core is a small, portable, wireless man overboard alarm system from Exposure Lights for boats up to 50ft long and up to 15 crew.

  • Orolia's FastFind ReturnLink PLB informs users search and rescue teams are on their way
    News

    Users know help is on the way

    2020-01-09T16:37:00Z

    Orolia has launched its latest safety technology, the FastFind ReturnLink PLB with Return Link System (RLS) capabilities.

  • Glo-Lite uses retro-reflective technology
    News

    Visibility is increased

    2020-01-09T16:31:00Z

    Ocean Safety has launched a new range option for its Jon Buoy man overboard collection, the Jon Buoy Glo Lite.

  • A vast array of designs are available
    News

    Fashion range of lifejackets launched

    2020-01-09T16:30:00Z

    SeaSafe has launched a fashion range of lifejackets with interchangeable front covers.

  • Skip Novak’s team on board the ‘Pelagic Australis’ Photo: Ocean Safety
    News

    Ocean Safety and Typhoon support polar voyage

    2020-01-09T09:59:00Z

    Ocean Safety and Typhoon International are supporting polar voyager, Skip Novak, in his latest expedition on board the ‘Pelagic Australis’ to research the South Sandwich Islands in the southern Atlantic.

  • The Bangor Marina 'Emergency Point' Photo: Reach and Rescue
    News

    Rescue pole saves lives at marinas

    2020-01-08T12:40:00Z

    The team at Shamrock Quay in Southampton, part of the MDL Marinas Group, has saved three lives since it installed a new Reach and Rescue telescopic rescue pole.

  • PLBs
    News

    ACR Electronics products aid survival

    2019-12-10T15:23:00Z

    ACR Electronics has launched several new products including its next-generation ResQLink Personal Locator Beacons (PLB) – the first and only buoyant PLBs designed using real-life survivor feedback.