Shipping FAQs

Shipping a Life Raft:

  • To arrange shipping, pick up and/or delivery for your life raft, please give us a call.
  • We can ship anywhere in the United States!
  • Life rafts are considered hazardous materials (you can thank the CO2 cylinder for that) and must be shipped accordingly. The proper shipping details are provided below.
    • UN2990, Life Saving Appliance, Self-Inflating, Class 9
  • Our office staff is trained in IATA and DOT dangerous goods regulations, so if you have any questions don't hesitate to call.

SHIPPING AN EPIRB:

  • Most newer EPIRBs are considered non-hazardous and can be shipped through the post office, UPS or FedEx. Just be sure to pack it well!
    • UPDATE: As of 2017, all EPIRBs must be shipped with a handling label affixed to the package. Click here to print the label.
  • If you're not sure if your EPIRB is non-hazardous, please give us a call and we'll let you know.
  • Please be sure to provide your name, vessel name and phone number in the package.

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Marine Safety Services Shipping Address:

Marine Safety Services

Attn: "YOur Vessel'S Name"

4255 23rd Ave W

Seattle, WA 98199