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Serious concerns about safety raised as long as five years before Rescue 116 crash
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# Lifejackets

Serious concerns about safety raised as long as five years before Rescue 116 crash

Oct 26th 2017, 10:15 PM 12,706 Views 42 Comments

A report on RTÉ’s Prime Time highlighted issues with the lifejackets and navigation systems onboard the helicopters used.

It was a 'miracle' that nine more people didn't drown in Wexford yesterday
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# Lifejackets

It was a 'miracle' that nine more people didn't drown in Wexford yesterday

Aug 31st 2015, 10:23 AM 14,514 Views 6 Comments

The group’s survival in the water for four hours was down to their life jackets, an RNLI representative has said.

Brothers who drowned after boat capsized had no working lifejackets
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# MFV Dean Leanne

Brothers who drowned after boat capsized had no working lifejackets

Feb 11th 2015, 6:01 PM 13,409 Views 9 Comments

An investigation into the June 2013 incident has now been completed.