Safety Equipment Review

 1. What should you do before using a pyrotechnic distress flare ?
AMake sure it is completely dry.
B Test by firing one.
C Read the manufacturers instructions.
D Shake so that the chemicals are thoroughly mixed.
 2. What is the correct sequence for putting on a PFD when you are
in the water ?
A1, 3, 5, 2, 4.
B5, 3, 2, 4, 1.
C5, 1, 2, 3, 4.
D5, 2, 1, 4, 3.
1.Extend both arms through arm openings.
2.Rotate the device to look at the neck opening.
3.Fasten the device to fit snugly.
4.Lift arms over head and position the device around the upper body.
5.Spread the device open with the inside facing up out of the water.
 3. What should you do with your PFD when not wearing it ?
AUse it as a cushion.
BUse it as a fender to protect the side of the boat.
CStore it in a readily accessible, dry ventilated area onboard.
DLock it in a storage locker.
 4. Which label shows a pyrotechnic flare which is "approved" ?
 A B C D
A  label   A
B  label   B
C  label   C
D  label   D