Safety Equipment Check List                       Home Page

1 = Extended passage
2 = Offshore
3 = Inshore
4 = Sheltered waters
5 = Small leisure craft inland waters

Based on RNLI Seacheck list.  The RNLI will visit you and discuss your safety equipment and procedures.

Essential Equipment

 

Recommended Equipment

 

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3

4

Anchor with warp / chain / strong point

           

Fair lead for anchor line

       

Radar reflector

           

Mooring warp+ fenders

       

Appropriate navigation lights, shapes, sound signals etc

           

Heaving line / rescue quoit

       

Lifebuoy or similar

           

Boarding ladder

       

Man overboard recovery equipment

 

 

 

Dan buoy marker

 

 

Life raft

           

Radio receiver

       

Life raft / inflatable dinghy

           

VHF

       

Emergency steering

           

Navtex

       

'Kill Cord' (PWCs RIB etc.)

           

EPIRB, HF/SATCOM

       

Compass

           

Handheld VHF

       

Alternative means of propulsion or starting

           

Emergency aerial

       

Engine tool kit and spares

           

Barometer

       

Lifejacket / buoyancy aid - per person

           

Echo sounder

       

Lifejacket 150 N - per person

           

GPS

       

Safety harness / attachment

           

Hand bearing compass

       

Bailer

           

Log

       

Bucket and handle

 

 

Binoculars

 

Charts, navigation publications & instruments

           

First aid kit

       

VHF

           

Personal protective / warm clothing

       

Torch

           

Emergency grab bag

       

Pyrotechnics - in date

           

Emergency water

       

Fire blanket - for cooking appliances

           

Emergency repair material

       

Fire extinguisher (s)

                     

Temporary hull repair kit / wooden plugs

                     

Clock/watch

                     

First aid kit

                     

posted 5th November 2009