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life jacket

slang A condom. My dad slipped a life jacket in my pocket as I headed out on my prom date, and my face turned so red I thought I would burst into flames. What kind of idiot has a one-night stand without a life jacket on these days?
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Only two out of every 10 boats that leave Port Harcourt to Abonema or Okrika ensure passengers wear life jackets onboard.
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But there's an even bigger hole in the life jacket requirement.
Gerard, who has been a fisherman for more than 30 years, said he only started wearing a life jacket after he took part in a BIM safety course in December 2014.
Experts argue that fake life jackets selling at low prices are the primary reason for the high number of deaths at sea.
Life jackets are mandatory for sports adventure companies offering tourists rides on boats.
"(But) we have kids and families without life jackets. This is a very sad sight.
Individual stations have been given a fundraising target, depending on the number of life jackets that are likely to be needed, and already the local fundraising teams are busy planning events.
It is just tragic and unnecessary because it could have been avoided if he'd worn a life jacket.
STURBRIDGE - It was supposed to be a simple ceremony in which children's life jackets were to be donated to the town's day camp in memory of a young boy who drowned there last summer.
A helicopter flies in firefighters to battle the blaze on the Calypso yesterday' Passengers in life jackets assemble on deck
"Life jackets don't work unless you wear them." states John Drengenberg, manager of Consumer Affairs for Underwriters Laboratories Inc., Northbrook III., an independent.
"I've sold literally thousands of Life Jackets to law enforcement officers in this area," Roy said.
He said they tried to put on their life jackets before deciding to try to reach the surface.