U SAFE is the world’s most trusted self-propelled, remote-controlled lifebuoy.
- Goes where traditional life buoys cannot
- Quick and simple for anyone to operate
- The fastest and safest way to recover a man-overboard
- Works in all conditions
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with around 42 people losing their life every hour of every day.
These horrifying statistics inspired innovators and engineers to find a new solution and reinvent the 300 year-old life ring.
In 2013 Noras Performance developed U SAFE: a self-propelled, remote-controlled device that reaches a casualty quickly, safely and under any conditions.
Since then U SAFE has been adopted by Marine, Government, First Response and Tourism organisations all over the world, was the overall Winner at DAME 2019, and is patented in 71 countries.
why choose the U SAFE brand?
Proud Overall Winner of the prestigious DAME Awards (Marine Design Award METS) as well as a category winner in 2019.
World-class production and testing to meet Global Standards.
Fluro orange and fluro yellow colours that are highly visible even in foul-weather conditions, Also including an automatic LED light for extended night time vision.
The unique patented turbine system that has been proven to take on some of the world's worst sea conditions
USAFE can operate from anyway up regardless of which way it is thrown in the water due to its unique and patented on board gyroscopic sensors
A rechargeable on board Lithium Ion battery that gives U SAFE 30 minutes of continuous autonomy
Who can benefit from a U SAFE lifebuoy?
U SAFE is ideal for the following organisations:
- Search and Rescue
- Coast Guard
- Oil and Gas
- Maritime construction
- Cruise ships
- Surf Lifesaving
- Government agencies (water police etc)
- Owners or managers of large boats who take safety seriously