Residential Pool Safety Equipment – A Breakdown To Prevent Drownings

There are so many products that can be added to your backyard pool area when considering pool safety here in the Los Angeles region and in fact in California it is the law if you are building a new pool or remodeling your pool. Whether you are protecting your young… Continue reading

California Pool Safety Law 2018 – 2019

As of January 1, 2018, pool owners were required to install at least 2 of 7 specified drowning prevention safety features to reduce the serious risk of drowning. This law is here to stay however as with any new influx of laws, the question is who will enforce these new… Continue reading

Hey California, Governor Brown Wants Your Water!!

Thanks to Governor Brown, his administration and radical extremist environmental groups, there will soon be more focus on flushes and scrutiny over showers among other things no thanks to a new law. With the mid term elections just around the corner, Californians are about to elect Gavin Newsome who is… Continue reading

San Ramon Valley High School Drowning

This is the second high profile drowning case we have heard about this year and we are once again quite fired up regarding the circumstances surrounding this particular case. This drowning occurred earlier in the year but is now making its rounds on social media again as the family of… Continue reading

Treading On Dangerous Ground! MeToo, Entitlements & More!

We have thought long and hard about writing this post especially during a time when this country is extremely polarized by the political proceedings surrounding the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearings. What we seek to do is to bring our concerns to the table as it relates to the lifeguard industry… Continue reading

The #MeToo Movement & Lifeguards

Blog written by Lifeguard Chief Ed Castillo; There is no doubt that the Los Angeles born #MeToo movement is having a huge impact all across the nation as evidenced by the recent rise of sexual harassment/assault claims being made by women. The local and national news is dominated by such… Continue reading

Top Ten Tips For Closing (Winterizing) Your Pool

We all know that Southern California is known for its beautiful weather and potentially using the pool could be a year-round activity however there are some who feel the need to shut their pools down for the fall/winter months. This blog is for those who choose to shut their pools… Continue reading