life jackets

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Inherent Life Jackets Dominates the Global Life Jacket Market with a Share of 77%: Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The global life jacket market is expected to grow at a CAGR close to 5% during the forecast period, according to Technavio’s latest report. Global life jacket market is expected to grow at a CAGR close to 5% during the forecast period 2016-2020. In this report, Technavio covers the market outlook and growth prospects of the global life jacket market for 2016-2020. By product type, this market is segmented into inherent life jackets and inflatable life jackets. Inherent life […]

Life Jackets: Breaking New Ground

What would a modern life jacket look like if you threw out the rulebook and started with a clean slate? The answer lies with the winners of the 2015 “Innovation in Life Jacket Design Competition” sponsored by the BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water and the Personal Floatation Device Manufacturers Association (PFDMA). A team of five judges from the boating, paddling and life jacket manufacturing industry reviewed nearly 250 contest submissions from as far away as Mongolia and […]

Most ferry operators found to observe life jacket rules a year after tragedy  Ferries serving most routes checked by the South China Morning Post are complying with the law by providing enough life jackets for adults and children. Of the 10 ferries Post reporters travelled on, nine had life jackets available and within easy reach of passengers. On the other, a small kaito service between Cheung Chau and Sai Wan, no life jackets could be seen, nor were there any signs indicating that they were available. Since 2008, ferry operators have been obliged by law to […]