RNLI – SAVING LIVES AT SEA THROUGH LIFEBOAT SEARCH AND RESCUE, LIFEGAURDS, WATER SAFETY EDUCATION AND FLOOD RESCUE.
Helly Hansen is a strategic partner of the RNLI, supplying new all-weather lifeboat crew kit.
The RNLI operates 238 lifeboat stations in the UK and Ireland, and is comprised of volunteer lifeboat crews. They operate a 24-hour rescue service in the UK and Ireland. In addition, their Flood Rescue Team supports those affected by flooding, and they have 240 lifeguard units on beaches around the UK.
Since 1824, the crews and lifeguards of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution have saved over 142,200 lives. In 2016, RNLI volunteers launched 8,851 times around the coast of the UK and Ireland, rescuing an average of 23 people a day.