More stories about Lifeguards

  • Chris Griffith

    How can the aquatics industry leverage technology to optimize operations and communication?

  • Manuel Gonzalez

    As a teen, Manuel Gonzalez worked as a lifeguard, and the job helped pay for a private high school, and a college education at Princeton University

  • Embattled Red Cross Launches New Guard Program

    The American Red Cross will launch its updated lifeguard training program next month amid lingering customer tension and defection caused by an abrupt pricing policy change in July.

  • To the Rescue

    Few jobs are as challenging and emotionally rewarding as being an aquatics director.

  • Watch the Watchers

    Because a drowning can happen quickly, training lifeguards to be vigilant at all times while on duty is crucial to their success.

  • Know the Drill

    Elements of the rescue(Include whether the lifeguard(s) and emergency team members were successful or unsuccessful in a particular element. Include comments as appropriate)

  • ‘Gangnam-Style’ Guards Rehired

    The California lifeguards who were fired for filming a music video spoof will get their jobs back.

  • Florida Waterpark Negligent in Lifeguard Lightning Death

    Adventure Island waterpark has been found negligent in connection with the 2011 lightning strike death of a lifeguard, according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

  • AI Connect Top 5

    Did Ellis Go Too Far Firing Lifeguard Trying to Save Drowning Victim?

  • Get Fresh

    You’ve heard it before — “If you don’t use it, you lose it.” This simple phrase rings especially true when referring to lifeguard skills