Lifeguards

The Power of Backup
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The Power of Backup

When three unruly swimmers cause trouble at a waterpark, it’s time to call for help. More

Essential Rescue Breathing Drills
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Essential Rescue Breathing Drills

Lifeguards should practice ventilations more often. Here’s how. More

Medical Examiner Releases Findings in Lifeguard Drowning Case
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Medical Examiner Releases Findings in Lifeguard Drowning Case

The family of a swimmer who drowned during an open-water lifeguard tryout receives... More

A Call for Shorter Certifications
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A Call for Shorter Certifications

Are CPR certification organizations ignoring the research? More

What Really Happens When Someone Drowns?
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What Really Happens When Someone Drowns?

Many don’t understand how drowning looks — including aquatics professionals. While... More

APSP Forms Coalition to Combat Lifeguard Recruitment Restrictions
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APSP Forms Coalition to Combat Lifeguard Recruitment Restrictions

A proposed rule by the Department of State could jeopardize the aquatics... More

Video: Breaking Down the Mid-Depth Extrication
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Video: Breaking Down the Mid-Depth Extrication

AI's Pete DeQuincy gives a frame-by-frame analysis of the mid-depth extrication More

Lawmaker Proposes Annual Certifications for School Lifeguards, Swim Instructors
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Lawmaker Proposes Annual Certifications for School Lifeguards, Swim Instructors

Citing the 2014 drowning death of a middle school student, Nebraska Sen. Justin... More

Royal Caribbean Launches Lifeguard Program
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Royal Caribbean Launches Lifeguard Program

The campaign will be rolled out starting in March, and it will be available across... More

How to Develop a Risk Management Model for Any Pool Activity
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How to Develop a Risk Management Model for Any Pool Activity

You must establish a safety system specific to each program and play equipment you... More

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