• Risk Takers
Some patrons represent bigger risks than others. Teach your lifeguards to recognize and educate these swimmers before they get into trouble.
|Breathing||Sporadic breaths, while mouth and nose out of water in between jumping||Not breathing||Normal|
|Arm & Leg Action||Arms pushing water down; legs pushing off bottom of pool||None||Grasping edge of pool with no leg action|
|Locomotion||Little or slow forward progress||None||Slow movement; dependent on ledge of pool|