SailNet Community - View Single Post - Do you wear a life jacket?
View Single Post
Old 06-23-2013
celenoglu's Avatar
celenoglu celenoglu is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 645
Thanks: 0
Thanked 13 Times in 12 Posts
Rep Power: 7
celenoglu is on a distinguished road
Re: Do you wear a life jacket?

Life jackets are for water. You should stay on board and make sure you stay o board as long as the boat is floating. If you are in the drink, what ever the conditions the possibility of death is very high. Stay on board. Make sure you are connected to a very strong point on the boat which will not let you fall to sea. Any type of connection which allows you to fall to sea coneected to the boat is fatal.

Use your pfd (it should be a life vest) in case your boat is sinking.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook