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Old 13 June 2007, 17:54   #31
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At the end of the day a two year old lad has died. Although the facts arent clear yet he apparently was not wearing a life jacket. His Father died too but he had a choice?
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Old 13 June 2007, 18:54   #32
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Do you know how this came about?

What did it take for this legislation to be passed.
If I recall it became law after a 25' fishing boat overloaded with Friends & children turned turtle off Co Wexford with the loss of several lives. no lifejackets were on board. sea state was calm, misty .
I would say there is a 95% compliance rate.
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