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Mersey lifejacket manufacturer to launch new product that will aid rescue missions

Marine inflatable lifejackets manufacturer, International Safety Products (ISP), is launching a series of new products fitted with self-alerting systems to aid rescue missions. Bootle-based ISP has partnered with engineering and maritime communications specialist, Ocean Signal, to integrate the rescueME MOB1 device into three models of lifejackets. The rescueME MOB1 is the world’s smallest automatic identification system and activates when a lifejacket is inflated. communicating with vessels within a five-mile radius and also linking to a rescue satellite network, helping to […]

New ISP lifejacket  » the importance of kill cords »

 International Safety Products (ISP) has designed a new bespoke lifejacket in response to an international safety campaign on the importance of kill cords. The lifejacket attaches to the kill cord, which clips to the boat operator and cuts the engine in a man overboard situation. ISP sales director, Geoff Billington, said that by launching the new lifejacket the firm is supporting the RYA and the MAIB initiatives to help raise awareness to the correct use of kill cords. “As a […]