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(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

Lifeguards for Southern California Yacht Charters

Hawaii is now moving a bill through its legislature that would require yacht and boat charters to have a certified lifeguard or rescue diver on board to ensure the safety of passengers in activities such as snorkeling, scuba diving, and kayaking. This is a bill that we will be watching… 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

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

A Tragic Story – Know Who You Hire!

It was three years or so ago that our office received a phone call from a local school event organizer right here in the San Fernando Valley inquiring about our private pool party lifeguard services for an upcoming school sanctioned event. In fact the inquiry was for a school family… Continue reading

How Are Hotel Swimming Pools Making You & Your Family Sick?

Many swimmers are getting sick in hotel pools, hot tubs and even water parks as they travel abroad despite chlorine treatment as standard protocols for pool maintenance. Did you know that within a 15 year period, more than 30,000 people in the United States have gotten sick and up to… Continue reading

Swim Coach Tracey Boyd Found Guilty Of Elise Cerami Drowning

Once again and sadly we are following up on yet another story of a drowning that took place during swimming practice in the state of Texas. This particular incident took place June 20th, 2016 at the Carroll Aquatics Center located in Southlake, Texas. The reason we are paying so much… Continue reading

***UPDATE: More Trouble For San Ramon High School

On October 7th, 2018 we wrote a blog in regards to the drowning of Benjamin Curry during a swim class at San Ramon High School in Danville, CA (http://www.old.goldenstatelifeguards.com/san-ramon-valley-high-school-drowning/). This class was conducted by coach Aaron Becker who is the subject of this particular drowning case. Well, new details have… Continue reading

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