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

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

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

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

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

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