Global Lifeguard Rescue Equipment Market 2017-2021
About Lifeguard Rescue Equipment
Lifeguard rescue equipment are safety equipment that are deployed in areas such as beaches, pools, and theme parks. Lifeguards are emergency responders who are present in such places with occupational exposure. Lifeguard equipment consist of lifeguard chairs, rescue tubes, life rings, multi victim rescue table, rescue tube, first aid kit, spinal equipment, water proof bags, and rescue boards. Lifeguards are responsible for preventing aquatic injuries and drowning and should undergo regular training and guidance from management. A team of lifeguard rescuers forms an aquatic team that is responsible for the prevention, preparation, response to and assist in an emergency at an aquatic facility.
Technavio’s analysts forecast the global lifeguard rescue equipment market to grow at a CAGR of 4.04% during the period 2017-2021.
Covered in this report
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global lifeguard rescue equipment market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers demand for various lifeguard rescue equipment across different end-users.
The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Lifeguard Rescue Equipment Market 2017-2021
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global lifeguard rescue equipment market: Adolph Kiefer & Associates, eLifeguard, EVERONDACK, and Liquid Shredder Surfboard & SUP Peddleboards
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: DionBennett, Spectrum Aquatics, S.R.Smith, Antiwave Pool Products, Kracka Surf Craft, Hansen Protection, H3O Water Sports, Kent Sporting Goods, Mustang Survival, Stormy Lifejackets, SECUMAR, SeaSafe Systems, and C4 WATERMAN.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is Product innovation. The latest trend in the market is that the vendors are offering improved lifeguard equipment features. The market is moving toward innovation as water tourism and sports are seeking integration with compatible technologies. Innovation has enhanced the importance of lifeguarding activities.”
According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is Growing popularity of water-based tourism. One of the key drivers in the market is the growing popularity of water-based tourism, worldwide. The market for lifeguard rescue equipment will be positively influenced by the growth in water-based tourism. This is mainly driven by factors such as growing population, increasing urbanization, and rising per capita income leading to increased expenditure on leisure and tourism activities. Some of the popular water sports activities are diving, kitesurfing, skiing, and white-water rafting. Water sports activities pose a risk to life, thus requiring professional services from competent lifeguard teams.
Further, the report states that one of the major factors hindering the growth of this market is Need for inspection and maintenance. Periodic inspection of rescue equipment such as lifeguard jackets and rescue boards poses a challenge to the market growth. Lifeguard jackets are inspected and maintained to prevent fatal accidents that may occur because of leaks, fabric degradation, or improperly installed CO₂cylinder. Rescue boards should be inspected for the shape of the board body to ensure operational readiness. Rescue boards, over a period of use, are subjected to wear and tear resulting in misshapen board body. Due to the nature of use, rescue boards are to withstand hard impacts that often result in cracks and dents.
Adolph Kiefer & Associates, eLifeguard, EVERONDACK, and Liquid Shredder Surfboard & SUP Peddleboards, DionBennett, Spectrum Aquatics, S.R.Smith, Antiwave Pool Products, Kracka Surf Craft, Hansen Protection, H3O Water Sports, Kent Sporting Goods, Mustang Survival, Stormy Lifejackets, SECUMAR, SeaSafe Systems, and C4 WATERMAN.