Learning and control, how products help us to enjoy sailing as a boundary experience
Final Year Project
Lifejacket design increasing user’s awareness of upkeep and safety features
Improving the personal safety of lifejacket users through a design which enables and encourages regular visual checks and appropriate maintenance to be carried out by the user. Ensuring that the crotch strap is worn and components maintained increases the lifejackets performance, and the users chances of survival in an emergency situation.
The removable inflatable bladder allows
this individual part to be replaced without
Using a coloured indicator the automatic
inflation head can be checked at a glance.
Re-arming is …
By making visual checks quick and easy,
supporting the user in the upkeep of the
lifejacket and c…