Scouts-L Mail Archive for June of 1999: Re: first class req. 9b, c, d
Re: first class req. 9b, c, d
Jim Miller Sr.
Tue, 22 Jun 1999 20:19:02 -0400
OK, despite all that has been said there is still one major point that
hasn't been addressed. Despite the rules about wearing PFDs in all on
the water activities, there are numerous ways that a person could find
themselves in the water without one.
1. Car goes off bridge
2. Ferry boat sinks w/o time to get to the stowed PFD in the little
3. You fall off a cruise ship - it happens, and don't tell me you should
walk around a cruise ship for seven or so days in a PFD.
I'm sure I could think of others if I tried hard but I'd rather justify
it by quoting someone I have a great deal of respect for: "Be
Jim Miller, Sr.
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