View Full Version : An Evening with the Sault Search & Rescue

Ted Ward
03-24-2009, 09:33 AM
Presented by the Sault Ste. Marie Power & Sail Squadron
Topic: Marine Safety & Rescue
Guest Speaker: Dennis O'Reilly

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009
7:00 to 9:00 pm
Marconi Club, Albert St. West

Admission: $8.00
Free pizza, cash bar

This Seminar will be of interest to power & sail boaters, kayakers, canoeists, hunters & fishers. Drawing on his many years of air, marine & search & rescue experience, Dennis will relate some of his marine experiences and outline some helpful tips to avoid emergency situations and to deal with them should they arise.

Subjects to be addressed include:
- safety equipment on board & safety kits
- recognizing & dealing with on board safety & emergency issues
- what your crew, passengers & family should know
- who are the potential responders to your request for assistance & how do you communicate with them
- hypothermia
- abandoning ship

A Discussion Period will follow.