Fishing Floatation Suits and Life Vests
Whether you are looking for a floatation suit for fishing at sea or a basic life jacket for general fishing, there are many styles available, all of which are to designed keep you safe and warm.
The benefits of flotation equipment
A fishing floatation suit is designed to keep you warm and protected from the elements when out fishing, but with the added safety feature of keeping you afloat should you fall into the water.
Different types of suits
Floatation suits can be either an all in one suit or a two piece suit comprising of a jacket and separate trousers. Whichever style you opt for is down to personal taste.
Fishing life vests can be worn over your regular clothing and will provide you with buoyancy should you enter the water. Although you may not require it during every fishing trip, a life jacket is a great accessory to have for when you are using your fishing rod in open water.
Stay safe and warm
Fishing floatation suits come in a variety of warmth ratings, making it easier to find a floatation suit for all types of weather conditions, from severe to mild.
Floatation suits and fishing life vests usually feature reflective elements to make you visible in low light situations. This can be potentially lifesaving should you fall into the water and need to be rescued by the emergency services, as it will be easier to see you.
Different sizes of suits
Fishing floatation suits come in a wide variety of sizes to fit anglers of all shapes and builds, including specially designed children's jackets. It is important to find a floatation suit with a snug fit which doesn't impact on your movement. Life vests have adjustable straps, enabling you to tailor the fit to suit your body.