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Lifejackets Could Save 180 or More Lives a Year: Study

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A study investigating how many of the 1,000-plus deaths recorded in British waters from 2007-2016 were avoidable was carried out by international expert in drowning physiology, Professor Mike Tipton and Dr Gemma Milligan of the University of Portsmouth as part of a collaborative project run by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency. 

Period8 Jul 2018 → 9 Jul 2018

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TitleBritish anglers risking their lives by not taking this one simple step
Media name/outletThe Scotsman
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date9/07/18
DescriptionMiddle aged anglers are needlessly drowning because they failed to wear a lifejacket, British scientists warned.
Producer/AuthorGroup Reporter
URLhttps://www.scotsman.com/read-this/british-anglers-risking-their-lives-by-not-taking-this-one-simple-step/
PersonsMike Tipton
TitleLifejackets Could Save 180 or More Lives a Year: Study
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletMedIndia
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/07/18
DescriptionA study investigating how many of the 1,000-plus deaths recorded in British waters from 2007-2016 were avoidable was carried out by international expert in drowning physiology, Professor Mike Tipton and Dr Gemma Milligan of the University of Portsmouth as part of a collaborative project run by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency.
Producer/AuthorColleen Fleiss
URLhttps://www.medindia.net/news/lifejackets-could-save-180-or-more-lives-a-year-study-180813-1.htm
PersonsMike Tipton

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