United States Marine Safety Association


Welcome to United States Marine Safety Association

The Mission of the USMSA is to be the recognized world leader in the marine safety and survival industries.  To promote the development and implementation of the highest possible performance, manufacturing, maintenance, service and training standards, for all lifesaving, survival and emergency rescue equipment. To be a centralized network for the collection and dissemination of useful information.


To serve and educate the membership, the general public, and governing agencies in a manner which exhibits a commitment to the highest degree of quality and integrity.


Membership Directory March 2015


USA TODAY Article 4/15/14 - Out-of-Water Survival Craft at Issue in House Bill 


Mustang Inflatable PFD’s

Models with Hydrostatic Inflators (HIT) read the official Mustang announcement.

Models MD2010 and MD2012 read the official Mustang announcement.

Switlik Life Rafts

For full information read the official Switlik Parachute Company announcement.

Counterfeit Hammar Hydrostatic Relases

For full information read the official Hammar Safety Notice.