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Don't Like Wearing Life Jackets? Design A Better One And Win $10K

ST. CLAIR SHORES (WWJ) — Life jackets save lives, but a lot of people still choose not to wear them. One organization is holding a contest to design a life jacket that boaters might want to wear — with a $10,000 prize. 291 more words

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Skipper's Tips #12 - Fog

The first time I encountered fog on a boat was in the early days of my teaching career.  We were on the school boat Alpha, just having passed Calshot Spit in the Solent.  760 more words

"Somehow I Kept My Head Above Water"

As a former Aquatics Director, the chlorine has never really left my bloodstream. Though I’m now retired, I am still acutely aware of the world of swimming and aquatics around me. 219 more words

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What Is Your Safety Worth?

In a previous article I wrote Did You Miss the Boat? I discussed that while it is never too late to learn how to swim, it is best if children learn how to swim early in their young lives. 348 more words

Tianjin Jinnan Police Branch purchase riot assault vehicles to strengthen the security forces during The "Summer Davos"

To strengthen the security work of “Summer Davos” and two meetings, and positive response to the increasingly severe anti-terrorism situation, be ready to handle all types of violent burst of police intelligence, to maintain social order and stability, strengthen street police, ability to respond quickly, and to constantly improve the combat effectiveness of SWAT teams, SWAT teams fully reflect the critical moment able to “pull out, on the dash, winning the war” capability. 127 more words

Safety First!

Beaches all across the world are bringing joy and fun times to almost everyone. However we have to be careful! The ocean can be a dangerous place. 194 more words