Mustang Survival HIT Inflatable PFD Safety Alert

press release
Wednesday, September 19, 2012

In keeping with Mustang Survival’s commitment to the highest levels of quality and safety, we are notifying the public of an urgent advisory for specific Hydrostatic inflatable PFDs manufactured during April and May of 2012. A portion of these PFDs may be subject to delayed or non-inflations.


To determine if you are impacted by this precautionary advisory please reference the instructions below.The following Mustang Survival US and Canadian products are affected:

  • MA7214 HIT inflatable re-arm kit
  • MA7214 HIT inflatable re-arm kit
  • MA7218 HIT inflatable re-arm kit for LIFT
  • MD3153 Deluxe Inflatable PFD with HIT
  • MD0450 Inflatable Vest PFD with LIFT
  • MD3154 Deluxe Inflatable PFD with HIT (with harness)
  • MD0451 Inflatable Vest PFD with LIFT (no harness)
  • MD3157 Inflatable Work Vest with HIT
  • MD3183 Deluxe Inflatable PFD with HIT
  • MD3184 Deluxe Inflatable PFD with HIT (with harness)
  • MD3188 Inflatable Work Vest with HIT

The potentially affected products were made in Canada during April and May of 2012. If your PFD falls into this category we recommend you visit or call 1-800-526-0532 for further information. The model number, manufacturing location and date of manufacture is printed on the white approval label on the back of the PFD.

All other Mustang Survival inflatable PFD products are not part of this advisory.


For complete details, visit or call 1-800-526-0532

Maritime Reporter September 2015 Digital Edition
FREE Maritime Reporter Subscription
Latest Maritime News    rss feeds

Maritime Safety

Search for Ship Lost in Hurricane a Big Challenge

Deep seas may complicate efforts to find the sunken U.S. cargo ship lost off the Bahamas during Hurricane Joaquin, a federal safety investigator said, as a search

U.S. Investigators Head to Florida to Probe Ship Lost in Hurricane

Federal safety investigators traveled to Florida on Tuesday to investigate the U.S. container ship lost at sea after being hit by powerful Hurricane Joaquin, leaving

USCG Search for Missing Crew of El Faro

Coast Guard search and rescue crews continue searching for possible survivors from the cargo ship El Faro Monday night, covering a total search area of more than 160,574 square nautical miles.

Maritime Careers / Shipboard Positions Maritime Contracts Maritime Security Navigation Offshore Oil Pod Propulsion Ship Electronics Shipbuilding / Vessel Construction Sonar Winch
rss | archive | history | articles | privacy | contributors | top maritime news | about us | copyright | maritime magazines
maritime security news | shipbuilding news | maritime industry | shipping news | maritime reporting | workboats news | ship design | maritime business

Time taken: 0.1134 sec (9 req/sec)