DYLAN EGAN, A Young Scientist from Clare, wants to redesign life jackets to make them safer for volunteers who venture out to sea with the Irish Coast Guard.
The 16-year-old, whose father volunteers with the Coast Guard, has developed a new system for automatically inflating life jackets.
Egan was demonstrating his project at the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition at Dublin's RDS, which was attended by thousands of students from around the country.
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