Latest News

Back to Latest News back

 

Drowning Deaths decrease but Life Saving bodies urge against water safety complacency

Drowning Deaths decrease but Life Saving bodies urge against water safety complacency
September 12, 2018

Related Articles

10th September 2018 - NSW surfers and lifesavers reach historic agreement

7th September 2018 - German lifeguards warn that child drownings linked to parents’ smartphone ‘fixation’

1st September 2018 - Queensland primary school students to get free swimming lessons

22nd August 2018 - Baulkham Waves team member receives Royal Life Saving Excellence in Customer Service award

15th June 2018 - Education program teaches youth migrants how to stay safe in Australian waters

7th June 2018 - Research shows seven percent of river users as being legally drunk

1st June 2018 - National symposium looks to synchronise swimming and water safety initiatives

15th May 2018 - Victorian Government announces ongoing backing of VICSWIM program

4th May 2018 - SWIM MY WAY program introduces migrants to swimming safety

2nd May 2018 - Federal Government commits $36.9 million to water safety initiatives

26th April 2018 - World Infant Aquatics Conference to feature international award winners

19th April 2018 - Royal Life Saving study finds lack of supervision behind child drownings at public facilities

5th April 2018 - Pioneering water safety and life skills program set for Northern Territory launch

14th March 2018 - New research could prove key to preventing drowning deaths among Victorian children

1st March 2018 - Royal Life Saving opens nominations for 2018 National Aquatic Industry Safety Awards

19th January 2018 - Australian lifesaving drone in world first ocean rescue

9th November 2017 - Royal Life Saving urges parents to be certain on supervision around water

22nd September 2017 - Infant swimming the key to cutting drowning rates

15th September 2017 - Australian Leisure Facilities Association echoes concerns raised in 2017 National Drowning Report

12th September 2017 - Small increase in Australia’s annual drowning numbers


Support our industry news service
We hope that you value the news that we publish so while you're here can we ask for your support?

As an independent publisher, we need reader support for our industry news gathering so ask that - if you don't already do so - you back us by subscribing to the printed Australasian Leisure Management magazine and/or our online news.

Click here to view our subscription options.

 

supplier directory

The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.

See the directory see all

Centaman Entrance Control

Turnstile Entry Systems and Access Control Centaman Entrance Controls’ Award Winning Range of Access Control Systems includes tripod & triarm turnstiles, speedgates, full height…

read more

Access / Entertainment / Sport / Ticketing / Venues

 
 

Exerp

Exerp is a global IT specialist in member management software for the fitness and leisure industry. By focusing on the needs of large enterprises, where streamlining, control and scalability are…

read more

Fitness / Technology / Wellness

 
 

GymMaster

Contact: Australia: (+61) 1800 849 001 New Zealand: (+64) 3 668 5727 International: (+1) 415 915 0375

read more

Fitness / Recreation / Technology

 
 

Abel Sports

INTRODUCTION Abel Sports is Australia’s leading manufacturer and suppliers of Goal Posts, sports ground safety netting systems and coaches boxes for Stadiums ,Sports Clubs, Councils and…

read more

Recreation / Sport / Venues

 
 

Pico Play

Pico Play is a global leader in the planning, design, development and construction of world-class themed attractions and entertainment that deliver extraordinary and memorable experiences to millions…

read more

Attractions / Consultants / Design / Recreation / Tourism

 
 

Tim Batt Water Solutions

Tim Batt Water Solutions are at the very forefront of the commercial aquatic business in Australia, with over 30 years specific experience supplying and installing chemical control and dosing…

read more

Aquatics / Environment / Recreation / Technology / Venues

 
 

GREENEDESK

Track. Engage. Retain GreeneDesk is a suite of cloud based software solutions helping health clubs, leisure centres and swim schools to effectively track progression, improve customer engagement and…

read more

Aquatics / Billing / Education / Fitness / Technology

 
 

GEOFF NINNES FONG AND PARTNERS

Geoff Ninnes Fong & Partners (GNFP) is a structural, aquatic and civil engineering consultancy with broad experience in the design of new municipal and institutional swimming pools, hydrotherapy…

read more

Aquatics / Consultants / Design / Venues

 
 
 
 

get listed with our suppliers directory

Get your business noticed in our targeted directory. Viewed by 10,000 industry professionals per week!

list your business