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Abandoning Ship

by Danielle Connelly on 26. Jan, 2018 in Marine, Life Rafts

There’s no hard and steadfast rule for exactly when you should abandon ship. Rather, it really depends on you, your situation, your boat, and your crew.

Recovering a man overboard

by Danielle Connelly on 18. Jan, 2018 in Marine

“Man overboard” is one of the last things you want to hear when you’re out on the water; but when it does happen the ability to act, rather than freeze on the spot, could be the difference between life and death for the person-in-water.

How long do you have in cold water?

by Danielle Connelly on 09. Jan, 2018 in Marine

Exposure to cold water can be life-threatening to the unprotected individual. From being thrown overboard or forced to abandon ship, everybody reacts differently to the temperature of the water. Initial panic and shock sets in, which may place severe strain on the victim, causing them to become disoriented.

5 Safety Tips for Sailing Alone

by Danielle Connelly on 29. Dec, 2017 in Marine

Do you love sailing but don’t always have someone to sail with? Or maybe you appreciate the solitude of being on the water alone. Whatever the case, if you sail alone, whether on a longer overnight passage or a coastal day sail, there are common sense safety precautions you should consider.

Boating safety tips

by Guest Blog on 24. Nov, 2017 in Marine

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