Lifeguard News
Share |
News story links are provided automatically by Yahoo! News, based on search terms. The USLA does not review stories for content or appropriateness prior to their being posted here, so please accept our apologies if a news story that has been automatically linked is not, in your view, appropriate. You may complete a Contact Report should you encounter any serious problems.

California lifeguard injured by lightning improvesOpen in a New Window

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An off-duty lifeguard who was critically injured during a rare lightning strike at Los Angeles' Venice Beach is said to be improving steadily.


Weather Gang: Video: Lifeguard saves boy trapped in rip currentOpen in a New Window

An RNLI lifeguard paddles out to save a young boy trapped in a rip current at a U.K. beach this week.


Lifeguard hurt by runaway boat at Northwestern campOpen in a New Window

A Northwestern University lifeguard was hospitalized Friday afternoon after a boat from a middle school summer aquatics camp struck her in the water, a university spokesman said.


Introducing the FOX 40 Rescue Whistle and Lifeguard Whistle from Lifeguard MasterOpen in a New Window

A lifeguard having a high quality working whistle can help save lives just as any other lifeguard tool can. Having a reliable loud and clear whistle can warn patrons of danger before getting hurt. (PRWeb July 31, 2014) Read the full story at


Rescue Tubes Lasts Even Longer – Line of Tubes Upgraded by Lifeguard MasterOpen in a New Window

Now, Lifeguard Master has recently made an upgrade to their rescue tubes making them last for years. Lifeguard Master often revisits products and looks at ways to improve them. (PRWeb July 30, 2014) Read the full story at


Youth learn junior lifeguard skills at Contra LomaOpen in a New Window

Focus of program is on personal safety and water skills


HB lifeguards take fourth place at regional life-saving championshipsOpen in a New Window

California State Lifeguard Assn. earns top honors at 32nd annual event in Huntington Beach.


Lifeguard Victim of Lightning Strike Improving; Vigil Set for Student KilledOpen in a New Window

A 56-year-old lifeguard hospitalized after lightning struck the water near the Venice pier Sunday, killing a 20-year-old man, was improving at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center today.


Dogtown! Beach resort employs first lifeguard dogOpen in a New Window

Barkwatch! A resort in Spain has recruited man’s best friend to help patrol it’s local beaches as its first ever lifeguard dog. Located in San Pedro del Pinatar, the tourist...


In messages and flowers, Newport Beach mourns drowned lifeguardOpen in a New Window

Almost overnight, the messages on marquees, the bouquets of flowers and the condolences scratched out on chalkboards began to appear along the waterfront in Newport Beach in shared grief for a lifeguard who drowned trying to save a swimmer.
Site Search
Sign In

Forgot your password?

Haven't joined USLA yet?

Next Five Events >>>

8/5/2014 » 8/9/2014
2014 Nautica USLA National Championships & National Alumni Reunion

9/13/2014 » 9/26/2014
Lifesaving World Championships - Rescue 2014

Home | Contact Us | Media Contacts | Report Abuse | Sign In | Register