Safety instructions Safety instructionsBefore taking off, please consider the following: You alone is responsible for yourself and the rented equipment during the trip. Kajak & Uteliv does not accept any responisbility for damages and losses Check what kind insurance cover you have related to above Inform Kajak&Uteliv about your plans for the trip Keep your mobile in a watertight bag Avoid to paddle alone, as this will expose you to greater dangers Always bring warm clothes in watertight bags. Cold water may cause hypothermia, one of the dangers at sea. Always check that the kayak and other equipment is in good working order, that the hatch covers are tight and the steering properly adjusted for you. Listen to the weather forecast and make sure to bring map and compass. On the water Wear the life jacket Observe the weather, surrounding traffic and your company. Be aware and estimete your own skill and capacity related to weather and sea conditons. Make sure to be seen by other boats by wearing bright clothes. Avoid the fairways with heavy traffic Make sure you follow the anti collison rules of the sea It is vital to know basic navigation so you can determine your position. If possible try to practise survival techniques Have Fun! If you are a beginner we suggest you participate in a beginners course Always have good company to improve safety and to learn more about paddling.