Supporting the RLSS Drowning Prevention Week, living by the beautiful North Devon Coast is fabulous however no-one wants Director Chaz called to them for a water rescue with Bideford Coastguard!
Always follow the Water Safety Code whenever you are around water:
STOP AND THINK Assess your surroundings, look for dangers and always research local signs and advice
STAY TOGETHER go with friends or family. Swim at a lifeguarded venue
In an Emergency CALL 999 Ask for the Coastguard if at the coast or if inland the fire and rescue service. Don’t enter the water to rescue
FLOAT Stay calm, float on your back and call for help. Throw something that floats to someone that has fallen in.
Enjoy Water Safely.