Wednesday, 10 December 2008


From Killaloe Coast Guard

Product: Recreational craft
Brand: Unknown
Description: The boat has 6.8m length, height1.6 m and 2.5m in width. The moulded draught is 45cm ; Power 185KW, speed 45node/s. The maximum number of persons on shipboard is 8.
Code: Type GIO'21.02 Serial number:RO-GIO21020E807
Risk: Fire/Drowning: The entire wiring is not properly made, the lays are suspended everywhere in the boat so there is the possibility to be hang on, broken or deteriorated and so to induce a fire. The waterhoses do not meet the requirements of SR EN ISO 8099 provisions. All the tops and openings from the ship deck are not correctly tightened so the water could come inside the boat and there is the risk of sinking.
If you have/ find this product please contact
Dermot Kavanagh
National Consumer Agency
4 Harcourt Road
Dublin 2
Ph: (01) 4025508