SOLAS Compliance

The International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) ensures that merchant ships meet minimum safety standards in construction, equipment and operation.

First passed in 1914 in the wake of the Titanic disaster, and updated many times since, SOLAS is broken down into twelve chapters covering all aspects of safety on the seas.

Glasdon Lifebuoys fully comply with Chapter III's standards for life–saving devices, as per the Life–Saving Appliance (LSA) code. The code ensures that lifebuoys are inherently buoyant and capable of supporting weight in the water for extended periods, and are resistant to fire and corrosion.

Glasdon lifebuoys are drop tested from heights of up to 30 metres and available with a selection of rope options. Available in 600mm or 750mm diameters, our Lifebuoys can be purchased on their own or with a secure Guardian™ Lifebuoy Housing to offer a complete water safety solution.

For more information on Glasdon Lifebuoys, please call our sales team on (01253) 600 410, email water@glasdon-uk.co.uk, or use the Live Chat facility on this website.

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Recent Questions

What's in a Street Bin? Guide to Where Size Matters with Litter Capacity Chart
How to Personalise and Brand Your Glasdon Order
How Do I Choose a Litter Bin?
Guide to Grit Bins
8 Ideas for Your Memorial Bench Plaque
View All
CHAS NIC EIC ConstructionLine Achilles (UVDB) LABC British Ports Association
Thank you, your request has been received.

Contact Details

Telephone: (01253)600410
Email: enquiries@glasdon-uk.co.uk
Website: www.glasdon.com
Office Hours: Weekdays 9am to 5pm

Glasdon, established since 1959

Glasdon UK Limited

Preston New Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 4UL
Company Reg. No: 2160576. Registered in England
Registered Office: Glasdon House, Preston New Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 4WA
VAT Reg. No: GB 155 8470 44