World Conference on Drowning Prevention 2017

Earlier this year we put the call out to volunteers to apply for an LSV scholarship to attend the World Conference on Drowning Prevention 2017 in Vancouver, a three-day event which commenced yesterday.

Volunteer James Carew was selected to attend …

Aquatic industry experts warn new pool barrier laws alone are unlikely to prevent backyard pool drowning

Life Saving Victoria is urging the Victorian Government to introduce additional legislation to enforce compliance with home pool and spa barrier regulations, in line with best-practice guidelines published by the World Health Organization.

The regulatory impact statement for the 2017 …