Pool Lifeguards In The Crosshairs!

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Several years ago and based on the state of lifeguarding as we saw it, we predicted that pool lifeguards would be targeted for civil and/or criminal negligence. Well it seems that our prediction is coming to fruition and as proof we are monitoring a case out of Stamford, CT where… Continue reading

American Red Cross Makes Lifeguard Program Revisions

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For many years we saw training being dumbed down for lifeguards however we are beginning to see advancements in training that will hopefully raise the bar for pool lifeguards all over the nation. We still believe that despite the new changes, lifeguards need more training than the required 24 hours… Continue reading

Dangers of Health Clubs

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Everyday you will find crowded gyms filled with people who workout rather religiously in an effort to maintain their health or to blast their physique and you will also find many people who swim as a means for their cardio workout. This is something that will never go away! The… Continue reading

Private Lifeguard Companies & The “Dirty Secret”

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The media whom we are working with are finally beginning to catch up with a dirty little secret that is being exposed that affects consumers in the Southern California region. This dirty secret will end up costing the life of a small child or adult and our goal is to… Continue reading

Lifeguard Shortage, Entitlements & Political Correctness

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We understand that an ongoing theme in many of our blogs, Facebook and Twitter posts has to do with the severe national lifeguard shortage but unfortunately this subject is not going away anytime soon. With the past elections, we are predicting the problem will get much worse before it gets… Continue reading

San Fernando Valley Set Medic Services

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Golden State Lifeguards has been providing San Fernando Valley production set water safety and medical support (lifeguards, lifeguard/medics, safety divers & rescue divers) to film, movie, commercial & TV projects in the aquatics settings (pool, lake & beach/ocean) since 2006. That’s right, we have been providing professional on-set support for… Continue reading

Lifeguard/Medics, Not Just For Pool Parties!

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In response to our aggressive marketing and public relations initiatives, many event professionals are realizing that lifeguard/medics are not just for pool parties. In fact lifeguard/medics can be utilized in other ways during the off season here in Southern California. Well, let’s face it…pool season is year round in Southern… Continue reading