More stories about Safety

  • USLA Seeks Input on Open-Water Guideline Revamp

    In the wake of the 2010 death of swimmer Fran Crippen, the United States Lifesaving Association is looking to update its guidelines on open water swimming event safety

  • Rhonda Milner

    A tragedy brought Rhonda Milner to the aquatics industry, and in less than a year, she has been able to use the power of her story to bring attention to an often overlooked killer

  • Michele Hlavsa

    “We can do better in protecting the health and safety of swimmers,” Michele Hlavsa asserts

  • Tara Eggleston

    Leading by example, Tara Eggleston is on her way to becoming a key player in efforts to reduce drownings and improve water safety among minority communities

  • Memphis Wins Make A Splash Video Contest, Visit From Cullen Jones

    The USA Swimming Foundation has named Make a Splash Mid-South the winner of the USA Phillips 66 Make a Splash for Water Safety Video Contest

  • New Discoveries

    NSF is known for its work protecting public health and safety in the aquatics and recreational water industries.

  • Standard Issue

    Recently, many modifications related to standards have taken place in the recreational and aquatics industries.

  • Pump Pros

    If a pool is like a human body, then the pump is like the heart.

  • Commercial Pools in Texas Pose Safety Hazard, Say Techs

    Commercial pool operators throughout Texas are allowing hazardous pools to remain open, despite warnings, according to various sources

  • Patterns of Abuse 

    While aquatics programming provides some of the greatest opportunities for youth development, it also presents some of the highest risk factors