Nate Traylor joined Hanley Wood in 2013 as a senior editor of Pool & Spa News and Aquatics International. He's written about Elvis Presley's pool, underwater hockey and how skateboarders may be the pool industry's last best hope. He lives in Los Angeles. Follow him on Twitter @n8traylor.
Without word or warning, new recruits are bailing and it's driving employers crazy.
Your team has 40 seconds to put on life jackets. Sounds easy, right? Not so fast.
You taught two to tow together. Let's add a third to the mix.
Now that your team has mastered this drill in shallow water, it's time to take it to the deep end.
When a rescue calls for multiple lifeguards, team work is paramount.