Lakeview Park Property Owners Association
St. Helen, Michigan


Personal Flotation
Devices (PFDs)

Acceptable PFDs (also know as Life Jackets) must be U.S. Coast Guard approved and in good, serviceable condition. A wearable PFD of suitable size is required for each person on the boat. Children must have properly fitted PFDs designed for children. Wearable PFDs shall be "readily accessible." Boats 16 feet or longer, must also have one Type IV (throwable)device, which shall be "immediately available." PFDs shall NOT be stored in unopened plastic packaging. For Personal Watercraft riders, the PFD must be worn. An impact rating is recommended, but not required.