Sirius Signal’s C-1002 two-color SOS Distress Light receives Coast Guard approval

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 01/23/20 Danielle Doyle 888.526.0005 danielle@siriussignal.com Becomes first in the world to receive certification SAN DIEGO — January 23, 2020 — Sirius Signal, the leader in marine safety innovations, is pleased to announce the U.S. Coast Guard has approved the use of its flagship electronic visual distress signal device (eVDSD) as […]

[More]

Official Sirius Signal News 10.22.2019

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 10/22/19 Danielle Doyle 888.526.0005 danielle@siriussignal.com Please note that effective Jan 1, 2020, Sirius Signal will no longer license or manufacture the model C-1001. San Diego, CA — Listed below is the USCG 161.013 Manufacturer Approved Equipment List table showing all current and past manufacturers of the SOS distress light which […]

[More]

Sirius Signal Announces Next Generation of SOS Distress Light

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 8/26/19 Danielle Doyle 888.526.0005 danielle@siriussignal.com Sirius Signal Announces Next Generation of SOS Distress Light and Updated Distribution San Diego, CA — Sirius Signal, LLC, designers and engineers of the award-winning SOS Distress Light, best known for its US Coast Guard approved electronic visual distress signal devices, is excited for the […]

[More]

Sirius Signal Field Study Helps Save the SOS Signal Used for Maritime Emergencies

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 1/29/19 Danielle Doyle 888.526.0005 danielle@siriussignal.com The Sirius Signal team worked with USCG representatives to conduct studies researching the best colors and sequences to use when summoning help in a maritime emergency. Their findings resulted in new carriage requirements and regulations. San Diego, CA — After 100 years, the marine SOS […]

[More]

1 Million Pyrotechnic Flares Out of Circulation

1 Million Pyrotechnic Flares Out of Circulation Due to the Increased Popularity of Sirius Signal’s Electronic Flares PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 7/24/18 Danielle Doyle 888.526.0005 danielle@siriussignal.com San Diego, CA — Sirius Signal, the company that designs and engineers the highly awarded SOS Distress Light Beacon is excited to announce a significant milestone in their […]

[More]

Kicking the Flare Disposal Problem Down the Road

They’re not just hazardous waste; they’re explosive hazardous waste.

We’re talking about out of date flares. Each year, the number of places that will accept expired flares for “free” continues to dwindle. Topping the list is the recent decision of the U.S. Coast Guard and the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary to no longer accept them, preceded by the same decision by most fire department stations.

[More]

SOS Distress Light Saves Fishermen’s Lives in Gulf of Mexico

On Jan 5, 2017, Michael (31 year Army veteran) and a buddy with limited boat-handling experience departed Mobile, Alabama on an offshore overnight tuna fishing trip. The crew of two aboard a World Cat, a 25-foot center console power cat, departed in the early morning from the Fort Morgan boat ramp intending to return Jan […]

[More]

Canadian Safe Boating Council Honors the Sirius Signal-Weems “SOS Distress Light” with Safeguarding the Environment Award

January 12, 2017, Annapolis, MD — Weems & Plath, the leading manufacturer of fine nautical instruments, is pleased to announce that the Sirius Signal SOS Distress Light has been selected as this year’s recipient of the Canadian Safe Boating Council’s “Safeguarding the Environment” award. This prestigious award recognizes a company who has introduced to Canada […]

[More]