We supply a complete line of U.S. Coast Guard approved safety products. Some of our most popular safety products include automatic crew over board lights, Jim Buoy life rings, life floats, and Type 1 flotation devices, but we offer much more. Our marine safety equipment experts will help you find the right equipment for the job. For more information please contact us so we can help resolve safety concerns for your vessel.

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Automatic Crew Overboard Marker Strobe Lights

ACR Firefly3 Waterbug


The ACR Firefly3 Waterbug is an automatically activated high-intensity Xenon strobe that meets USCG and IMO(SOLA) specifications.

  • 360 degree high-intensity Xenon strobe
  • Large sliding switch allows for easy operation by gloved hands
  • Newly-designed base platform allows unit to stand upright easily
  • Conceived as state-of-the-art replacement for famous Firefly forerunners, 4F and 4G
  • Designed as “electronic flare” to replace day/night pyrotechnic signal in aviation life rafts
  • Integral strapping slots provide a secure anchor point

Auto Hemilight™ 3


The Auto Hemilight™ 3 is a popular automatic survivor light that meets USCG and SOLAS requirements. It attaches to almost any life jacket, and is smaller than other approved lights.

  • Water-activated LED flashing survival light with manual deactivation switch
  • Meets USCG and SOLAS requirements
  • Attachment loops accommodate up to 5 cm (2 in) wide webbing
  • Rounded edges to maintain integrity of inflatable life jackets
  • Smaller than other approved lights
  • Highly visible flashing LED light
  • Marine tough design for years of useful service

SM-2 Marker Lights


The SM-2 Marker Light is a high-intensity Xenon strobe that clearly marks crew overboard sites. It is self-righting, automatically activated, and can operate for up to 60 hours on a 6-volt lantern battery.

  • High intensity Xenon strobe gives 360 degree visibility, providing brighter light in all directions
  • Upgraded polycarbonate blend case, improved impact rating; UV, temperature and chemical resistant
  • Perfect for commercial marine, petro-marine, divers, cruisers, and any application needing a reliable COB light
  • Automatically rights itself and activates when in the water
  • Floats upright in all conditions
  • Minimum 36 hours continuous operating life

Jim Buoy brand safety items:
SOLAS Series Life Rings

  • JBSO-30 for general application
  • JBSOH-30 (Approx. 9 lbs. or 4 kg.) for use with quick release for self-activated lights and smoke signals
  • Vinyl coated nylon covered rigid urethane foam construction
  • Rope nut makes rope changes easy
Model Number Outside Diameter Color Pack Per Case Weight Per Case (Lbs.) USCG Approval Number
JBSO-30 30” Orange 6 36 160.050/135/0
JBSOH-30 30” Orange 6 57 160.050/136/0

Life Floats and Buoyant Apparatuses:
The World’s Finest U. S. Coast Guard Approved


These USCG approved life floats feature a tough resilient vinyl surface. They are designed to be easily boarded and comfortable in the water with no hard surfaces. These life floats are light weight, easy to handle, and exceed the most severe USCG tests.

These life floats have no exposed metal hardware. All support beckets are safely secured inside the float body where sunlight and adverse weather cannot negatively affect their performance. All netting features strong double-webbing. These sturdy life floats consist of a solid closed-cell plastic throughout the body. Damaging holes would have minimal effect on the buoyancy of these floating apparatuses. These flotation devices will not rot or mildew.

Key features of the 1200 series life-floats:
  • USCG approved
  • Sturdy and resilient
  • Designed to be easily handled and boarded
  • No exposed metal hardware
  • Solid closed-cell plastic design for reliable buoyancy
  • Will not rot or mildew

Life Jackets:
U. S. Coast Guard and SOLAS Approved


Key features of the Type 1 life jacket:
  • Minimum of 35 lb. (156 Newton) buoyancy
  • Reversible offshore PFD designed for quick donning
  • 3M Scotchlite Reflective Material SOLAS-grade 6755 on panels
  • Stackable for easy storage
  • Heavy-duty stainless steel hardware with an attached SOLAS whistle
  • Light storage pocket
  • Approval: USCG Approved Type I complies with SOLAS 74/83 and MED; I110 MED complies with SOLAS 74/83 and MED