Results for: Lifejacket

In Titanic

How many lifejackets were on the Titanic?

There were 3,560 life jackets on the RMS Titanic, more than enough for the 2,223 passengers and crew that were on board that April.
In Physics

How do lifejackets make you float?

Most lifejackets contain a material that is more bouyant than water, so when you have one on this bouancy holds your head above the water.
In Dinosaurs

What is the difference between pfds and lifejackets?

Lifejackets are made to turn a person face up if they fall in the water. PFD's are made more for comfort and do not turn a person face up, so if they do fall unconcious in the ( Full Answer )
In Extreme Sports

Do you have to wear a lifejacket while wakeboarding?

It is strongly advised that you wear a life jacket while wakeboarding though it is not required in some areas. Many more experienced riders wear non coast guard approved vest. ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

Why is it necessary to wear a lifejacket when boating?

It is necessary to wear a life jacket when boating because, even if one know how to swim, one can get in an accident and become unconscious. If that happens with out wearing a ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

Where can you purchase lifejackets?

If you are planning to head on out to the lake this summer, you can purchase life jackets from Dick's Sporting Goods, eBay, Target, Amazon, and R.E.I.