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#life jacket

# life-jacket - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Inspired by the Coast Guard, this young scientist from Clare hopes to develop an improved life jacket BT Young Scientists This post contains videos

Inspired by the Coast Guard, this young scientist from Clare hopes to develop an improved life jacket

The 16-year-old wants to redesign life jackets to improve them for volunteers.

# life-jacket - Friday 1 July, 2016

Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters Summer Safety This post contains videos

Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters

The Coast Guard is particularly urging those who take part in shore-related activities to wear life jackets.

# life-jacket - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Brush with death: 'I was fighting for air, spitting out sea water as the waves broke over my head'

Colm Plunkett does not think he would be alive today if he had not been wearing a lifejacket.

# life-jacket - Monday 17 August, 2015

Search for missing fisherman swept off Kerry rocks to resume today

The Chinese man was on fishing from some rocks when a rogue wave swept him out to sea.

# life-jacket - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Who is more likely to wear a life jacket - a jet skier or paddle boarder?

New statistics from the Coast Guard show that there is 80 per cent compliance with life jackets in Dublin Bay.

# life-jacket - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Man attempts to sail from Dorset to Ireland in an inflatable dinghy...

… gets severely sunburnt and has to be rescued. Was it ever going to end well?