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Type III

Type III Vests Good for conscious users in inland water and where there is good chance of fast rescue.
ADVANTAGES DISADVANTAGES
  • Generally the most comfortable type for continuous wear.
  • Designed for general boating or the activity that is marked on the device.
  • Available in many styles, including vests and floatation coats.
  • Wearer may have to tilt head back to avoid going face down.
  • Not for extended survival in rough water; a wearer's face may often be covered by waves.
  • All wearers nee to try it in water prior to going boating.
Type III Vest Type III Vest