Category Archives: Boating Safety

Clesse Novacomet BP1803 LPG Regulator Recall Alert

The Boat Safety Scheme (BSS) is supporting Clesse Industries to make boaters aware of the immediate product recall on its Novacomet branded BP1803 LPG regulators manufactured between June 2010 and September 2015. Following extensive field sampling and testing, Clesse Industries … Continue reading

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Kidde & Lifesaver Fire Blanket Recall Alert

The Boat Safety Scheme (BSS) is supporting Kidde Safety Europe Ltd to alert any boaters to the immediate product recall on its “Kidde” or “Lifesaver” fire blankets following concerns regarding their effectiveness in the event of an oil pan fire. … Continue reading

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Boat Safety Scheme Advisory Committee

Boat Safety Scheme Advisory Committee The Boating Association has provided essential input into the Boat Safety Scheme since it’s introduction. Continuing this link is considered important by the committee and hence we are looking for someone to undertake this role … Continue reading

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BLUNT WARNING ABOUT THE DANGERS OF USING PORTABLE GENERATORS ONBOARD FROM LEADING INLAND BOAT SAFETY BODY

Televisions, laptops, mobile phones, power tools, heaters or simply charging the boat’s batteries, whatever the electrical need, the stark warning from a leading boat safety body is that petrol generators will continue to cost lives and cause misery unless boaters … Continue reading

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Portable Gas Equipment Safety Warning

PORTABLE GAS EQUIPMENT SAFETY WARNING   Boat owners are being reminded of the risk from using portable gas camping stoves, lamps and heaters on board boats because of the danger from explosion, fire and carbon monoxide poisoning. The reminder follows … Continue reading

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