Lifeguards Are Not Game Coaches!

As we prepare for the surge of summer pool party bookings it is customary for our staff to search the web to see what others are doing and recently we stumbled onto something that caught our eyes and attention. The particular item that we found raised some very serious safety… Continue reading

Another Drowning at a High School in Detroit

Mumford High School

And once again here we are talking about another drowning at a high school swimming pool but this takes us to Mumford High School in Detroit. Despite raising concerns, the drownings continue to occur at high schools across the nation and parents must raise their voices even louder to get… Continue reading

The Dangers of Puddle Jumpers and Floaties

Puddle Jumper

Every summer without fail many moms visit their local Target store to purchase those inflatable floaties or “puddle jumpers” for their children. We understand that the purchase of these devices give moms and nannies a sense of security however as you will see, they often lead to a false sense… Continue reading

We are not a modeling agency!

(Be advised that your IP is being logged due to malicious SPAM ) It never fails to amaze us how every year at this time we receive phone calls from event promoters throwing those holiday and new year’s eve poolside events/parties in Southern California but some of the inquiries are… Continue reading

Lifeguards and Pool Monitors For Weddings?

We may be in the thick of the holiday season as of this blog however before we all know it we will be in the midst of wedding season here in Southern California. This will be that time when many couples officially tie that knot for life, at least we… Continue reading

Three Students Nearly Drowned During Football Camp

Every now and then we get wind of a story that floors us however today we came across a story that has us absolutely fuming and we are calling for swift action against the football coach highlighted in this post. We agree that once you read this post, you will… Continue reading

Having a Poolside Event With No Swimming? We Have Poolside Monitors!

As the summer pool party season begins to enter into its last month, Golden State Lifeguards is now setting its sights on the fall and winter here in Southern California by focusing on its team of poolside monitors for those upcoming poolside events. That is to say any event that… Continue reading

Quality Inn Hotel Drowning, Third Within 4 Years (Knoxville, TN)

We have just been informed of a drowning of a three-year-old boy at the Knoxville based Quality Inn Hotel & Waterpark. What makes this story so upsetting and has raised eyebrows is that this latest drowning marks the 3rd drowning at this location within the last 4 years. Now how… Continue reading

Another School Drowning, Another Negligent Lifeguard

We were made aware of yet another school drowning however the details surrounding this fatality are extremely troubling to say the least as you will see. This story was brought to our attention as per the Chicago Sun Times. The incident we are now bringing to you happened on January… Continue reading