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The Truth About Cold Water by gCaptain

blog_cold-waterPhoto By, the leading website for maritime professionals posted this blog entry many months ago, and thought it was worthy enough to share here on the PC Safety Blog.

gCaptain writes:

” I’m going to come right out and tell you something that almost no one in the maritime industry understands. That includes mariners, executives, managers, insurers, dock workers, for certain – fisherman, and even many (most) rescue professionals:

It is impossible to die from hypothermia in cold water unless you are wearing flotation, because without flotation – you won’t live long enough to become hypothermic.