Notices published by third parties which may be of interest to ECA members
Use of Kill Cords
Advice from the RYA about fitting and using kill cords
Cold Water Shock
Did you know that approximately 55% of the annual open water drownings in the UK happen within 3 metres of a safe refuge, about 42% happen within 2 metres and 2/3rds of those who die were regarded as good swimmers? This suggests that an adverse reaction to falling into cold water prevents people from swimming 3 metres to save their lives.
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Time Expired Flares
Advice from RYA about what to do with time-expired flares – click on image below