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

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

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

Lifeguard shortage severely impacting business operations in Southern California

  We are writing this blog in response to a critical lifeguard shortage in the Southern California region that is severely impacting operations here at Golden State Lifeguards. We are writing this blog to inform our past, current and future clients of what to expect going forward in terms of… Continue reading

Beware of Price Gougers – California

Our staff have been busy scouring the web to see who is still standing after a year of lockdowns and stay at home orders among the private lifeguard providers right here in the Southern California region. Our initial research has revealed that that quite a few have closed up shop,… Continue reading

Beach events are the wave of the future – COVID19

As we are heading into the holiday season many are looking forward to those celebrations with family for the Christmas holiday. It won’t be long before the New Year is upon us and then what? Many of us will be very happy to see 2020 depart! With all the CoronaVirus… Continue reading

Golden State Lifeguards To Come Back Stronger in 2021

Well here we are in the middle of November 2020 as this endless summer begins to come to a close for us. In just a few weeks our fall/winter break will begin allowing us to plan/prepare for the 2021 season which by the way is shaping up to be the… Continue reading

Southern California Pool Party Season – Better Late Than Never

Well here we are as everyone has been asked to stay at home since March 16th, 2020 in an effort to flatten the COVID-19 curve all across the country. Here in Los Angeles, the stay at home order has been extended until May 15th, 2020 which has received fierce opposition… Continue reading

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