Water Safety

Always try and swim on beaches or at locations where lifeguards are on duty. Never swim alone.

Water Safety Tips

  • Don’t swim just after eating
  • Never swim in the dark, or when you are hot or tired
  • Avoid swimming in strange places
  • Never swim out to sea after drifting objects
  • Don’t stay in the water too long
  • Never swim out to sea
  • Always swim parallel and close to the shore
  • Obey lifeguards and swim between lifeguard flags
  • Exercise caution when using inflatable toys
  • Pay attention to signs on the beach
  • Never encourage others or make them take risks in the water
  • Those going sailing or using other water craft must always wear a lifejacket or buoyancy aids

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