water safety

Safe Swimming Beaches Provide Reduced Risks and Increased Enjoyment

It only takes a second for someone to drown. This is a thought that is most likely on the mind of each and every waterfront director and/or beach manager as we approach the swimming season.

Is Your Aquatics Staff Ready to Handle a Summer Emergency?

Summer is right around the corner! As a pool, beach or recreation director, you are probably knee deep in hiring lifeguards, pool attendants and other staff members who will serve your community this summer. While preparing for the season ahead, make sure you take time to update your policies and procedures as well as your Aquatics Emergency Action Plan (EAP).