We hope that this year's event will continue to help us spread our message, that one small group of people can make a big difference through the smallest of actions," said Orly Wahba, founder and CEO of Life Vest
Vitus and other search and rescue deputies urge everyone to wear a life vest
or jacket whenever they are in the river.
In hindsight, Barnes, now 47, doesn't think he did anything inherently wrong, except, of course, leaving his life vest
in the bottom of the boat.
When we don't pray, we miss the true church, "spread out through all time and space and rooted in eternity, as terrible as an army with banners"--a church that makes demons quake and inspires chaplains to take off their life vests
and give them away.
I took the youngster's life vest
and upper garments off.
With temperatures soaring again near triple digits and visitors thronging to Castaic Lake, officials were stressing water safety Saturday and urging boaters to wear life vests
Swanby, who was left to tell his wife and children that he wouldn't be coming home, vowed to develop a life vest
that people would wear; one that would float them high and face-up in the water.
Instead, Berger and hundreds of other parents had their children equipped in the latest life vests
and bicycle helmets at the fifth annual Family Fun & Safety Fest at Alton Baker Park.
Boaters also are required to have one flotation device per person on board, whether it be a floating cushion or a life vest
The Associated Press quoted the lone representative who voted no as saying, "You're already required to have life vests
aboard and you can wear them if you want.
The guide, who was not wearing a life vest
and had neither training in group rescues nor the equipment to pull one off, was unable to come to his rescue.
And in accordance with procedures, he did not have a life vest
, which would have prevented him from diving below waves.