Personal flotation devices (PFDs) may be designed as wearable or throwable devices, including multi-purpose vests, inflatable collars, inflatable pouches, and flotation clothing. Law enforcement personnel carrying the additional weight of mission essential equipment may require a PFD with substantially more buoyancy than that required for the average adult.
Find this project in the FEMA Authorized Equipment List and InterAgency Board Interactive Standardized Equipment List.
AEL Category, Title, Number, and Project:
AEL Category: 01. Personal Protective Equipment
AEL Title: Device, Personal Flotation
AEL Number: 01WA-06-PFDS
SAVER Project: Personal Flotation Devices for Law Enforcement