Wireless kill cord for everyone aboard

Each time the engine ignition is switched on, Olas Guardian scans the nearby area for 30 seconds, and automatically connects all working tags within range

A new wireless engine kill switch for fast boats acts as a virtual ‘kill cord’ that will stop a boat’s engine within two seconds of any person going overboard writes Dag Pike.

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