About Us


At Suffolk Marine Safety we pride ourselves on our attention to detail and outstanding customer service. Whether you need to replace your old liferaft, or are pondering the purchase of an EPIRB or lifejacket, our specialists will be able to help.

Our expert team of technicians are manufacturer approved to service a huge range of liferafts, lifejackets and MOB safety equipment. Despite our name we are a nationwide company and can collect and return your marine safety equipment for servicing and hire from anywhere in the UK. We can provide you with specialist advice when it comes to replacing or buying a new liferaft or lifejacket.

We stock a huge range from many leading liferaft suppliers such as Plastimo, Zodiac, Ocean Safety, Sea-Safe, Seago and Waypoint, as well as lifejacket brands such as Seago, Baltic, Kru and Spinlock.

Need to hire a liferaft? We have a varied and vast liferaft hire fleet for short-term and long-term hire, so whether you’re a leisure sailor travelling along the coast, taking part in a race or cross channel adventure, or a commercial vessel owner with a coded boat, we will almost certainly be able to suit your requirements.

We also service and repair RIBS and inflatable dinghies as well as kayaks or any other inflatables. If you have a puncture, a problem with the valves, or need parts replacing, our expert team are here to help.

We are Located in Great Blakenham to the north west of Ipswich off the A14. You can view a map on the 'find us' page.

Opening hours: 

Normal Opening Hours: Monday - Friday 08.30 - 17.30

Saturday (March to June only) 09.00 - 12.00

Christmas hours:

Christmas Day - Closed
Boxing Day - Closed
New Years Eve - Closed
New Years Day - Closed
Otherwise we are open as usual.

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