According to deputy government spokesperson Klelia Vassiliou, the decision to meet an increased need for the services of lifeguards
, "following the increase in tourism revenue, ascertained by the Statistical Service, and the improvement in the seasonality of the tourist product".
said: "The dog had become disoriented in the water and was unable to swim back, so I paddled out and guided him in towards the shore.
GOERS are being urged to take extra care as lifeguards
will lower the flags and pack their equipment away on Wales' beaches for the final time this weekend.
Luckily the man was well enough today to come and thank our lifeguards
for treating him and we are really grateful to him for doing so.
It all starts with hiring the right candidate - although regular training sessions are very important, a well-trained lifeguard
will be able to prevent incidents rather than being reactive.
IT MAY not be the best weather for the beach - but that hasn't stopped the Royal National Lifeboat Institution putting out a call for new lifeguards
to watch over the nine patrolled beaches of Merseyside this summer.
We have to run around and repeatedly ask people to get out of the water after sunset but not many care to listen," said a lifeguard
on duty at the Al Bateen beach.
Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) lifeguards
have been back in action keeping watch over Saltburn and Redcar beaches over the weekend.
Rather than looking to cut lifeguard
cover they should be looking to increase the lifeguard
season and coverage, particularly at Rest Bay.
Still, Johnston pauses; here a lifeguard
will often intercede in what's listed in the logbook as a prevention, or a "prevent" (included here is the "wet prevent," when the lifeguard
enters the water to remove someone from harm, but the victim doesn't make contact with the can).
The department today expressed regret and disappointment at yesterday's collective sick-leave action by lifeguards
while its dialogue with their union was ongoing.
They have shown their skills and leadership on many occasions thereby earning the respect as a private lifeguard