I'd like to know if there are any facts to back up some rumors. Were any SVRS manufacturers involved in writing this flawed legislation? Any drain cover manufacturers? We have an aqua-star drain…Continue
"In my last job we allowed this. Depending on the client the sessions were either 30 minutes (recovery from injury, older clients), to one hour (athletes, cross training). We had contracts for all trainers in which the profit share…"
"I first became interested in lifesaving because as a teen I was resuscitated by my own sister after suffering a shallow water blackout. I woke up to a line of foam and blood running from my mouth to a nearby drain on the pool deck after…"
"I'm not aware of any OSHA standards. We had an industrial hygienist evaluate the air-quality at our facility, specifically for chloramines several years ago. When I asked him if we were within acceptable standards, he told me there…"
"I like that idea - and may very well float it to my staff and see if they'd like to do it!
The other thing we've begun is a "hall of fame" for lifeguard skills, including endurance. We have a current channel, and are…"
"True, disagreement is not evidence, but it is based on the evidence I have gathered throughout this thread. While you dismiss Joe's "turtle's and boxes" argument (which is the best analogy to date I've read) as…"
"Sorry for not putting that phrase in context - the "I don't care..." bit was in regards to your statement that good, attentive lifeguards may not recognize a drill because they're focusing on true victim recognition," which…"
"Ron - believe me, I have been reading your posts, I know your thoughts on these drills, and I understand the point you were making when you mentioned the incident. I'm merely making a point that, considering no one can think of…"
"Two more things I neglected to mention earlier...
1. Allegations of sexual abuse/molestation are allegations of criminal acts and MUST be reported to the authorities. If you don't, you may be held liable.
2. Most people working w/…"
Hey there! How've you been? Has your contact info changed? One of my co-workers was asking how to get in contact with anyone down in Vancouver so I gave him your email but he said it didn't work....I hope that all is well with you! Yes I'm talking about a 25 yd 6 lane indoor pool.