April 2017 Table of Contents

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New Products: April 2017 Edition New Products: April 2017 Edition

A look at the latest new releases from aquatics manufacturers Read more

Essential Rescue Breathing Drills Essential Rescue Breathing Drills

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

A Call for Shorter Certifications Viewpoint A Call for Shorter Certifications

Are CPR certification organizations ignoring the research? Read more

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

Many don’t understand how drowning looks — including aquatics professionals. While difficult, it is helpful to understand the process of drowning. Read more

Red Cross Partners with Counsilman-Hunsaker Red Cross Partners with Counsilman-Hunsaker

Through the agreement, the aquatics firm can deliver Red Cross programs and certifications to its clients Read more

PHIT Act Would Provide a Tax Break for Swimming, Water Aerobics PHIT Act Would Provide a Tax Break for Swimming, Water Aerobics

If passed, the federal bill would allow families to write off fitness expenses up to $2,000 Read more

Watch Out for These Four Toxic Words Editor's Desk Watch Out for These Four Toxic Words

The phrase, “That’s not my job,” can be an indicator of something more insidious in the workplace Read more

Why Selective Attention is Dangerous for Lifeguards Lessons Learned Why Selective Attention is Dangerous for Lifeguards

To fight complacency, lifeguard managers need to train guards on selective attention and how it can have devastating effects on patron safety. Read more

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