Conforms to EN343: Class 3 Waterproof -
Class 1 Breathable.
Conforms to EN393 50 Newtons.
However, this garment has an inherent buoyancy in excess of 80 newtons with a foam lining all the way down to the ankles.
The EN393 standard relates to a buoyancy of no less than 50 Newton for the average adult. As such, they are intended for use in sheltered waters where more bulky or buoyant devices would impair the userís activity or actually endanger the user, and when help is close at hand and the user is a conscious, competent swimmer.
Designed for constant wear and general deck and crew use.
Protects against cold water shock and hypothermia.
Fully waterproof and abrasion resistant outer fabric.
SOLAS / IMO approved reflective tape on hood, upper arms, wrista and ankles.