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DRFerron 08-15-2013 04:53 PM

Proposed PFD Labeling Changes
 
The Coast Guard proposes to remove references to type codes in its regulations on the carriage and labeling of Coast Guard-approved personal flotation devices (PFDs). PFD type codes are unique to Coast Guard approval and are not well understood by the public. Removing these type codes from our regulations would facilitate future incorporation by reference of new industry consensus standards for PFD labeling that will more effectively convey safety information, and is a step toward harmonization of our regulations with PFD requirements in Canada and in other countries.

Regulations.gov

GrummanPilot 08-15-2013 09:59 PM

Re: Proposed PFD Labeling Changes
 
About time. :)


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