Southern California’s Lifeguard Shortage – As Severe as it Gets!

Southern California is experiencing a major lifeguard shortage as well as the rest of the nation with alarms being sounded by aquatic associations and professionals including Lifeguard Chief Ed Castillo of Golden State Lifeguards, a Los Angeles based private lifeguard provider. “This is the worst I have ever seen the… Continue reading

Major Changes For 2022

Golden State Lifeguards is making changes and modifications to services offered as of March 2022 and are as follows: Golden State Lifeguards will no longer offer production set water safety services This is the result of productions requiring proof of vaccinations and/or testing to work on set in defiance of… Continue reading

Golden State Lifeguards Hiring 2022 Pool & Beach Personnel

The New Year 2022 is shaping up to be a busy year in the Southern California region compared to the years 2020 & 2021 in terms of pool party bookings and beach lifeguard services. The feedback we have been receiving as of this post is that many are dreadfully COVID… Continue reading

Private Beach Lifeguards – An Emerging Trend

Many years ago the thought of hiring a private beach lifeguard was unheard of for events such as beach parties or even private beaches/resorts in the Southern California region. Where would one go to find a private beach lifeguard? Craigslist? Word of mouth? Newspaper want ads? Well, now thanks to… Continue reading

Pool Party Drownings – They Happen More Often Than You Think

As we are preparing for the Christmas festivities and holiday, we have taken to the web in search of stories relating to pool party drownings and to our surprise there is an overabundance of accounts that are truly heart breaking to say the least. There are many parents and families… Continue reading

How to hire a pool party or beach event lifeguard – Southern California

The year 2022 is upon us and we are anticipating a very busy year based on early feedback we have received. As a result of the feedback we have been receiving, many folks are thinking about pool parties which warrants this blog. Our priority has always been about protecting consumers… Continue reading

Forced Firefighter Vaccine Mandates To Thrust Los Angeles Into Chaos!

LAFD and LACoFD firefighters as well as numerous other departments are facing a deadline to either get vaccinated or get terminated from their jobs. For some this means being terminated from a job they have given many years of blood, sweat and tears to. The latest number of LAFD firefighters… Continue reading

Vaccine Mandates To Decimate LAFD & LACoFD Personnel

Now more than ever we are encouraging folks in the Los Angeles region to get trained and certified in first aid/CPR with very good reason and we will explain why. We must stress that time is of the essence and there is no time to waste in preparedness. We are… Continue reading

Holiday Season Pool Monitors (Halloween & Christmas)

Although our regular season has ended we are still hard at work and we are in fact gearing up for Southern California poolside events such as wedding receptions, Halloween parties and of course our favorite, Christmas poolside parties. If you are an event professional or homeowner planning a poolside event… Continue reading

Our Competitors – What we learned in Summer of 2021

This last summer we truly began to understand the market and shockingly how our competitors operate leaving us to ask how they could still be in business? First of all this last summer thus far has been the most difficult and challenging since the coronavirus debacle began. The road to… Continue reading