Life Raft FAQs
How often do I need to service my life raft?
-Most life rafts need to be serviced annually. There should be a placard or label on your raft listing the month and year it needs service.
What kind of rafts do you service?
-The odds are good we can take care of your raft, no matter what brand or type it is.
How do I know if I need a life raft?
-If your vessel travels more than 3 miles offshore, you are required to have a life raft.
-Identify Life Raft Brand
-There should be placards (either printed decals or engraved sheet metal) on the life raft that help identify the type. Pay special attention to:
-This should be easily found on the raft's placards.
Example: "4 PERSON" indicates 4-man capacity, "6 PERSON" indicates 6-man, etc.
-Need a life raft for a couple weeks? Give us a call or stop by our facility and we will be happy to set you up with a life raft rental!
The Raft's Manufacturer
-This can be identified by brand name stickers on the raft. Check out those logo graphics below for reference.
For additional questions about Life Rafts, give us a call!