Our Products

Our products

When you specify lifesaving equipment for your vessel, you need to know beyond any doubt that it is the most reliable and cost-effective available. With Pains Wessex advanced pyrotechnic marine distress signals, you can be sure that you have made the right choice.


Find a distributor

With distributors in over 70 countries, our range of SOLAS, MED and USCG approved distress signals is available in most major ports worldwide. To find your nearest local distributor or stockist, please click below.


Safety & training

The safety of those who live, work and play on the oceans is of paramount importance to our business, which is why we have designed a range of bespoke training programmes to support crew safety onboard.


Latest News

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  • New Cardigan RNLI crew members train with Pains Wessex flares

    Cardigan RNLI’s new crew members have been training at their Poole headquarters using Pains Wessex flares. Trainee helmsman Leo Barber, along with volunteer crew members…

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  • Sailors’ Society launches first cadet wellness at sea conferences

    Maritime welfare charity, Sailors’ Society, is launching a series of international wellness and mental health conferences for maritime cadets. The four online conferences focus on…

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  • Sailors’ Society is supported charity of Posidonia

    Wescom Group’s adopted charity, Sailors’ Society, is being backed by the Posidonia international shipping exhibition in Greece. Marine Sales Director, Jonathan Hirsh, and General Manager…

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  • Trio on disabled yacht in storm rescued thanks to flare

    Three people have been saved after rescuers spotted their disabled yacht in an early morning storm thanks to a flare. Two searchers were about to…

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Upcoming events & Exhibitions

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SMM Digital
2 – 5 february 2021 and beyond
Online only

Come and join us for SMM DIGITAL – the maritime business hub’s online event in February 2021

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