If that user --perhaps a sailor, member of a coast guard or police officer who works near a dock--falls into a body of water, the life jacket
will automatically inflate, Simmons said.
The study contributes to the research that would be necessary to implement what would be a far-reaching and controversial policy of mandating life jacket
Even though life jackets
sold in the streets are well known for not complying with safety standards, a street vendor told Today's Zaman in yzmir: "We don't sell damaged or bad quality products, we sell branded life jackets
," adding that he makes between TL 500 and TL 600 Turkish a day from his life-jacket sales.
Summary: The 32-year-old refused to wear a life jacket
while trying out a new ride.
Summary: Man refused to wear life jacket
while indulging in water adventure sport, say police
The 21-year-old, from Dalbeattie, in Dumfries and Galloway, said: "We will never know if wearing a life jacket
would have saved Steven's life, but we do know that if he was wearing a life jacket
they would have been much more likely to have found his body.
With a 30-foot signal range, the Life Jacket
pairs easily with--and remembers--up to eight devices, including any Bluetooth-enabled tablet or laptop, plus any other device with a built-in 3.
A study published online in November in the Journal of Public Health Policy found that the overall rate of life jacket
use was about 22 percent, but there were sharp differences by age and boat types.
NEW AND OLD Tynemouth RNLI volunteers Ian Black, front, and Kelly O'Sullivan wear the new life jackets
, Right, Henry Freeman, Whitby lifeboat coxswain, wearing a cork lifejacket in 1880 PICTURES: RNLI/ADRIAN DON, LEFT, AND THE SUTCLIFFE GALLERY,
Five divers in the sea managed to get ashore but two other adults and the girl aboard the dive boat had no life jackets
The brief from Columbia Pictures was to produce a lightweight life jacket
in military green colours.
Wearing a life jacket
prevents drowning in case of accidents in the water, he added.