SLSA Approved Lifejackets
ULTRA HP Rescue PFD
The ULTRA Competition PFD has the following essential features:
- Radio Pouch
- High quality premium soft foam for maximum comfort.
- Split foam design for optimum flexibility.
- Shoulder reflective tape provides added safety .
- Shorter cut & tapered waist – comfort.
- One of the best SLSA approved lifejackets.
- Fully certified to the latest Australian Standards – AS 4758
SLSA SAFETY INITIATIVES
18 May 2015 Safety update: SLSA Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Project Final Report – Surf Sports
Click here to read the Executive Summary.
Click here to read the Final Report.
7 August 2014 Safety update: Low Buoyancy Lifejackets – Results of Independent Testing Announced
Surf Life Saving Australia (SLSA) in conjunction with James Cook University, VicLabs and SAI Global have completed testing to develop the world’s first specification/standard for low buoyancy water lifejackets.
The results, outlined in a report “Independent testing of <level 50 buoyancy aids for Surf Life Saving Australia,” available today, have assisted in defining a specification for a new Level 25 class of lifejacket as part of a revised Australian Standard AS4758:1-3 Personal Flotation Devices.
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Click here to read the Independent testing of <level 50 buoyancy aids for Surf Life Saving Australia report.
11 April 2014 Safety update: Testing of new buoyancy aids for surf lifesaving kicks off
Surf Life Saving Australia in conjunction with James Cook University, VicLabs and SAI Global commenced the initial testing to develop the world’s first specification/standard for low buoyancy water safety gear known as lifejackets.
The testing in Sydney, over Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th April 2014, will look at the minimum buoyancy levels required in lifejackets to bring a person to the surface, and the maximum buoyancy levels in lifejackets that allow individuals to move efficiently through the water without significantly impacting their physical exertion.
Click here for the media release.