A safe and protective guard and handhold at the galley stove
Working on the stove at sea is a challenge, with or without a galley strap. It is far too easy to fall upon the stove and grab hold of it for support.
Dealing with illness, injury and medical conditions at sea and in remote locations
At sea or in very remote locations you may be completely cut off from any medical assistance for extended periods.
Protecting the crew from carbon monoxide poisoning
Carbon Monoxide is a by-product of petrol and diesel combustion engines. It is a colourless, odourless, and tasteless gas that, in high concentrations, can be fatal. The danger from carbon monoxide is when it collects aboard. That may happen because an exhaust leaks or an exhaust back-drafts due to a wind shift or from mooring too close to objects that obstructs the exhaust port venting.