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Safety tips when sleeping aboard


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Boat Safety tips helps you stay safe, as you enjoy a night aboard!

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Safety tips when sleeping aboard

  1. 1. Safety When Sleeping Aboard Presented by: , the #1 Listing & Marketing Portal for Yachts & Boats for Sale.
  2. 2. Boat Safety Tips—When aboard <ul><li>US Coast Guard says we lose hundreds of lives every year to preventable recreational boating accidents </li></ul><ul><li>This presentation provides tips that’ll help you stay safe, as you enjoy a night aboard </li></ul>
  3. 3. Alerting Devices <ul><li>Carbon Monoxide Detector </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The exhaust leaks from your boats contain carbon monoxide </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You cannot detect it since it’s odorless </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Carbon monoxide detector will alert you through an alarm when the toxic gas level rises </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Radar Devices <ul><li>Radar Device </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To detect incoming traffic and alert you </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Set a larger perimeter boundary </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>This gives you time to respond if any boat or yacht crosses the safety perimeter you’ve set for your boat/yacht </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Global Positioning System (GPS) <ul><li>GPS </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Will alert you if your boat moves beyond a set perimeter </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>This will keep your boat from drifting off as you drift off to sleep. </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Check Functioning <ul><li>Ensure safety devices function properly </li></ul><ul><li>Test them devices before you hit the water </li></ul><ul><li>Check their batteries </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Make sure they are charged </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Carry a couple of spare batteries </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Other Safety Equipment <ul><li>Life jackets </li></ul><ul><li>Whistles </li></ul><ul><li>Emergency horn </li></ul><ul><li>Water tight flashlights </li></ul>
  8. 8. False Alarms <ul><li>The safety devices may trigger false alarms </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Quite common with GPS owing to tidal movement </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Respond cautiously to every alarm …you never know which one signals a disaster and which one’s false </li></ul>
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