Safety – Page 9

  • Ocean Signal's AIS alram box
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    AIS alarm box from Ocean Signal

    2016-08-18T17:30:00Z

    Ocean Signal will introduce its waterproof AIS alarm box at the show. For use in the event of a man overboard incident, the device has been designed to provide visual and audible indication the moment a AIS-MOB or AIS-SART signal is received.

  • The FastFind 220 is used to notify emergency personnel during a land, air or water emergency
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    McMurdo clinches US Coastguard contract

    2016-08-18T16:49:00Z

    COASTGUARD CONTRACT: McMurdo, the emergency response expert, has been awarded a US$3 million contract with the United States Coast Guard (USCG).

  • Matt Cornwell and Leigh McMillan undergo wind testing of the new vests
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    ‘Unprecedented’ testing for lifejacket

    2016-08-16T13:02:00Z

    Spinlock has created what it claims is the world''s most technologically advanced lifejacket for the Land Rover BAR America''s Cup team.

  • Crewfit's 150N junior lifejacket
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    New children’s lifejacket from Crewsaver

    2016-08-05T14:27:00Z

    Crewsaver has launched a new lifejacket designed specifically for children.

  • The AIS Alarm Box is the latest addition to Ocean Signal’s portfolio
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    Alarm box goes global

    2016-04-25T13:50:00Z

    ALARM BOX: Ocean Signal has started shipping its new AIS Alarm Box to customers across the world following successful uptake on the market.

  • News

    Ocean Signal develops its range

    2016-01-28T10:14:00Z

    Earlier this year Ocean Signal confirmed two new additions to its European distributor network, Marinplus AB in Sweden and Ocean Safety in the UK.

  • News

    Users need to take more responsibility for safety

    2016-01-28T10:11:00Z

    Legislation and education are key drivers for safety products, however users do need to take responsibility...

  • News

    2m Euro investment for Pains Wessex

    2016-01-28T10:07:00Z

    For Pains Wessex, the latest investment in the shape of around 2m Euro has come in the shape of an automated red hand held flare line.

  • News

    Compliance regulations should be dovetailed

    2015-02-26T16:02:00Z

    Compliance is an ever increasing cost for businesses with more pieces of paper and more government bodies laying down regulations, writes Katina Read.

  • News

    Oceanair puts safety procedures in place

    2015-02-26T16:02:00Z

    At least one child a week suffers injury or worse caused through strangulation by the cords on domestic blinds, writes Katina Read.

  • Justin Slattery wearing his Crewsaver lifejacket
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    Lifejackets are useless unless worn

    2015-02-26T16:01:00Z

    Crewsaver has taken on a challenge to reduce the number of people who do not wear lifejackets.

  • A red smoke flare provides a visual signal
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    Flares have a purpose

    2015-02-26T16:01:00Z

    Contrary to may people’s beliefs, flares don’t spit hot metal and have to comply with strict criteria ensuring consistency and accuracy, so says Chris Feibusch, head of global marketing at Drew Marine Signal and Safety, parent company to Pains Wessex.

  • Designers work on improving the Plastimo lifejacket
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    New lifejackets from Plastimo

    2015-02-26T16:01:00Z

    The RNLI’s lifejacket guide states there must be enough lifejackets on board to suit all shapes and sizes, including children and pets, writes Katina Read.

  • News

    Garmin helps crews deal with emergency situations

    2015-02-26T16:00:00Z

    In an emergency situation, very few people manage to think straight - so says Garmin’s Nigel Craine.

  • Ocean Signal’s new rescueME EPIRB1
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    Even smaller and lighter products

    2015-02-26T16:00:00Z

    The quest for smaller, more integrated products continues with Ocean Signal launching what it claims is the world’s most compact Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon.

  • Spinlock’s new Foil deckvest
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    Spinlock expands its collection

    2015-02-26T16:00:00Z

    Spinlock has launched a new category of 50N personal flotation devices as part of its expanding deckware collection.

  • Pains Wessex flares comply with the latest legistlation
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    Boaters are becoming increasingly safety conscious

    2014-03-03T09:14:00Z

    Boaters are becoming increasingly safety conscious, with initiatives such as the RYA’s new annual Safety Advisory Notice launched at the London Boat Show providing additional advice, writes Katina Read.

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    Plastimo is reintroduced to the UK

    2014-03-03T09:14:00Z

    Last year saw the reintroduction of the full range of Plastimo safety products, now available through Bainbridge Marine, writes Katina Read.

  • Spinlock's smaller, lightweight, CRC cylinders
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    Implementation of regulations prevents sub-standard products

    2014-03-03T09:14:00Z

    The implementation of ISO12402 standard in 2009 has limited the importation of sub standard products. And for reputable manufacturers such as Spinlock, distributed by Marathon Leisure, this is seen as very much in the public''s interest and safety, writes Katina Read.

  • The new PFE fire extinguisher
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    Bigger is better for radar reflectors

    2014-03-03T09:14:00Z

    While most of the products for a boat are becoming smaller and smaller, the opposite is true for radar reflectors, with the agreed view being ‘the bigger the better’.