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Whistle System

Started by Matthew Reed in Lifeguarding. Last reply by Jim Wheeler on Sunday. 2 Replies

We will be meeting in a few weeks to discuss our plans for the operation of our outdoor water park this season. One of the topics I would like to bring up is our whistle system. There has been a lot of confusion the past couple summers and I am…Continue

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Mandatory Lifejackets for all non-swimmers

Started by Colleen Lepage in Risk Management. Last reply by Jim Wheeler on Sunday. 2 Replies

My Manager recently attended a conference by Tom Griffiths, creator of Note and FLoat program, which suggests all non-swimmers be put in TYpe III lifejackets during open swims. Have any of you adopted this in whole or part? What did it cost to…Continue

Pool Rules Sign

Started by Jessica Meza in Risk Management Sep 14. 0 Replies

Hey folks,I'm helping my HOA with getting a new pool sign. It's a small pool (3-6 ft deep), and there are no lifeguards.Are there recommendations for a condensed verbiage of pool rules? With the length of the one we have, I don't think anybody…Continue

Tags: management, rules

RE: A New Approach to Lifeguard Audits

Started by Ron Arendas in Lifeguarding. Last reply by Ron Arendas May 10. 3 Replies

Lifeguard auditing in this manner (or any other) is an unproven technique for testing lifeguard vigilance. Although I would say that a snorkel-like straw is a novel approach to placing a fake drowning victim in the water, the child or adult…Continue

Tags: viligance, attention, capture, factor, RID

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Jim Wheeler replied to Matthew Reed's discussion Whistle System
"I think you can go with either system, it hard to mistake a long blast for something else. I worry more about "soft whistles" when lifeguards don't just wail into the whistle... A proper blast, long or short usually doesn't get…"
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Jim Wheeler replied to Colleen Lepage's discussion Mandatory Lifejackets for all non-swimmers
"Just because tom thinks you should do it doesn't make it the right thing to do. Depends on pool shape and depth, number of lifeguards on duty, policy for parents or guardians being near kids in the water, supervision on deck, etc..."
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