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At Emerald Marine Products, we’re proud that our marine rescue equipment impacts the peace of mind and efficiency of ship captains, crew members, vessel passengers, law enforcement officials, and more. From our dependable ALERT man-overboard signals to our affordable OSCAR water rescue training dummies and other marine retrieval products, we love sharing company updates and new product information. From the launch of brand-new marine rescue equipment to the many ways our man-overboard signals can alert a vessel if someone falls overboard, you’ll find our latest company news and updates here.

Press Releases

  • NEW PORTABLE MOB ALARM SYSTEM HAS DIY INSTALLATION

    "I knew a month into COVID-19 that work conditions would change drastically," said Robert Linder, Emerald Marine Products president. "I was already concerned about the lack of fall-overboard alarms. A reliable solution was needed that would make it incredibly fast and easy for companies to protect their employees. People are filled with uncertainty and worry; a fall overboard doesn't have to be one of those concerns."

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  • BEYOND SUBCHAPTER M:

    Even before the implementation of Subchapter M requirements, Vancouver, Washington-based Tidewater Transportation & Terminals had developed a strong culture of workplace safety. Within its overall plan is using and regularly testing Emerald Marine Products' ALERT Man-Overboard System.

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  • Prepare for Dangers of Falling Into Cold Water

    [caption id="attachment_3307" align="alignleft" width="72"] Cold water compounds Man-Overboard situations[/caption] Whether on deck or shoreside, frigid weather is fatiguing and increases

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  • ALERT MOB System Offers Wide Range of Notification Options

    [caption id="attachment_3289" align="alignleft" width="300"] Man-Overboard alert on Rosepoint Softwware.[/caption] The ability to instantly notify coworkers that someone has fallen into

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  • Emerald Marine Launches New MOB Receiver

    [caption id="attachment_3250" align="alignnone" width="300"] Emerald Marine Products announces a significant advancement in MOB protection: the state-of-the-art ALERT418® Man-Overboard Receiver. Integrating

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Press Coverage

  • Australian government Department of Defense

    Royal Australian Navy Uses OSCAR For Training

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  • SAIL Magazine February, 2019

    Questions about Man-Overboard (MOB) Technology

    Another type of MOB locating system that has been around for some years is a “proximity automatic alert beacon”, a system specifically tied to into My man-overboard receiver aboard your boat.

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  • Marine Electronics

    Emerald Marine Launches New MOB Receiver

    Emerald Marine Products has announced a significant advancement in MOB protection: the state-of-the-art ALERT418 Man-Overboard Receiver. Integrating fully with current and first-generation ALERT transmitters, it's ideal for commercial applications such as workboats, gas and oil platforms, ports and marine terminals, and shoreside construction sites.

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  • The Maritime Executive

    Emerald Marine Launches New MOB Receiver

    What separates the ALERT system from AIS is its immediacy. It uses a radio signal, so there's no satellite lag or waiting for an open channel. With a moving vessel, or river or tidal flow, an MOB victim can be swept out of sight quickly. The ALERT418 Man-Overboard Receiver provides the added seconds needed to keep a simple fall from becoming a fatality.

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  • Pontoon and Deck Boat Magazine

    Man Overboard!

    Here’s an intriguing advancement in man-overboard (MOB) protection: the release of Emerald Marine Products’ ALERT418 Man-Overboard Receiver. This receiver is engineered to deliver instant notification when an MOB occurs, which gives pontooners critical extra seconds that can separate a simple fall from a more serious tragedy.

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