Navigating the Waters of SB 1066: A Beacon for Responsible Marine Flare Disposal

April 16, 2024, marked a significant day for environmentalists, boaters, and water sports enthusiasts alike as the California Senate Judiciary Committee convened to deliberate on SB 1066, introduced by Senator Blakespear. This piece of legislation, if passed, will revolutionize the way California deals with an age-old problem—disposing of expired marine flares. The Burning Issue Marine […]

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California Senator Blakespear Introduces Marine Flare Producer Responsibility Act

California Blazes the Trail with Groundbreaking Expired Marine Flare Recycling Legislation. Other States Are Watching. SB 1066 will solve the marine flare management crisis for boaters while protecting California’s water quality Press Release from the National Stewardship Action Council: SACRAMENTO, Feb 9, 2024 — Senator Catherine Blakespear (D-38) introduced SB 1066: The Marine Flare Producer […]

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Safety at Sea: Essential Tips and Technologies for Water Sport Enthusiasts

In a remarkable testament to the importance of vigilance and preparedness at sea, a notable incident unfolded near Isla Mujeres, Mexico, where two kayakers found themselves in a perilous situation. Their boat had capsized and sunk, leaving them stranded in open waters. Utilizing their remaining kayak to stay afloat, they awaited rescue. Fortuitously, the Carnival […]

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Sirius Signal Receives Paddling Magazine Industry Award

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 11/18/23 Danielle Doyle 888.526.0005 danielle@siriussignal.com Watersports Safety Dry Bag Kit Named Best Safety & Rescue Product Sirius Signal, the leader in marine safety innovations, announced today that its Watersports Safety Dry Bag Kit—which contains useful emergency equipment for all watersports activities—has been honored by Paddling Magazine with one of its 2024 […]

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Sirius Signal’s Safety Bag Wins Paddling Magazine Industry Awards 2024 in the Best Safety & Rescue Category

Anyone who has spent time on the water, whether as an avid kayaker, stand-up paddleboarder, or mariner, knows how important it is to stay safe on the water. With the ever-changing conditions, unexpected weather patterns, and unpredictable events, having the right equipment can make all the difference in the world. That’s why Sirius Signal’s Dry […]

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Marine Safety Information Bulletins from the US Coast Guard: Changes to Survival Craft Equipment and Phasedown of FM-200 Fire Extinguishing Agent

If you’re a mariner, you know how important it is to always stay updated on the latest news and regulations regarding marine safety. And one of the best sources for this information is the US Coast Guard’s Marine Safety Information Bulletins (MSIBs). In this blog post, we’ll talk about two recent MSIBs that have important […]

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