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

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

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

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

January 2021 off to bad start with drownings

Dangerous Wave

In terms of drownings, January has been off to a tragic start in California. In Northern California, there have been four drownings so far off the coast and in Southern California there have been a few reported drownings as well. The first Northern California drowning involved an individual who with… 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

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

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