PFD Work Group

The PDF Work Group grew from the “Changing Commercial Fishing Personal Flotation Use Behavior: What can we learn from efforts to address the most important safety technology adoption challenge of our time?” session at IFISH 5. Here you can find meeting recordings and other materials related to the group.

PFD Work Group June 2021 Meeting

On June 2, 2021, the PFD Work Group met to discuss FishSafe’s efforts to promote PFDs among British Columbia commercial fishing industry. You can view the agenda and watch the recording of the meeting below.

PFD Work Group March 2021 Meeting

On March 3, 2021, the PFD Work Group met to discuss recent research on personal locator devices. You can view the agenda and watch the recording of the meeting below.

PFD Work Group December 2020 Meeting

The group met on December 2, 2020 and discussed RNLI’s Fishermen’s Water Experience event. Here is a link to the presentation slides.