When you live to be an old salt, you’ve heard it all. “If you fall in you’ll die of hypothermia anyway.” “PFDs get tangled in lines and nets and pull you in.” “PFDs restrict my movement.” Awww, whale whiz. Modern PFDs are designed to stay out of your way and keep you alive. Wearing a PFD will extend your survival time in the water and give your crew a fair shot at fishing you out of the drink. So stop spewin’ crap and start wearin’ your PFD.
Don’t believe ‘ol Angus? Read this article based on a 30-day, on-deck study conducted with fisherman and crabbers like you. >
KNOW WHAT THESE PFDs GET IN THE WAY OF? YOU DROWNING.
Purpose-built and low-profile, these PFDs tackled myth after myth during 30-day, on-deck trials with commercial fishermen and crabbers. Most spoke well of their PFDs saying, “it pretty much stayed out of my way” and “I believe I could live with it.” High praise indeed.
Inexpensive and proven, these foam PFDs feature trim profiles engineered for commercial fishing. Find a Retailer >
Comfortable, nearly snag free, and capable of doing two things at once (unlike some people I know).Find a Retailer >
So light and comfortable, you’ll swear you aren’t wearing a PFD until you hit the water and balloon up like a pufferfish. Find a Retailer >