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These cushions or ring buoys are designed to be thrown to someone in trouble. They are not for long hours in rough or cold waters, non-swimmers, or the unconscious. These devices are not intended to replace the requirement for wearable PFDs.

Type IV PFD ring buoy Type IV PFD cushion