There are many good points about being in, on and near water so knowing how to enjoy water safely is a vital life skill. This site provides engaging, educational material to help young people understand what decisions they should take to avoid danger.

Strong Currents

This video focuses on the dangers of strong currents in water.

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Over 700 people drown in the UK and Ireland every year and many more suffer injury, some life-changing, through non-fatal experiences. More people die from drowning in the UK and Ireland than from domestic fires or cycling accidents.

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Fancy testing your perception skills and reflexes against the dangers of the water?

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Headed somewhere for a day out? Read up on some of the things to look out for...

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