7 Things You Need to Know to Prevent Drownings

Designated by The Lifesaving Society, National Drowning Prevention Week (NDPW) is celebrated every year on the third week of July. The main goal of this campaign is to highlight the drowning statistics in the country and how to prevent them.  Did you know that over...

Lifejackets and Personal Flotation Devices (PFDs)

It’s that time of the year! On May 19, 2022, we celebrate National Lifejacket Day, a moment to promote the use of lifejackets and Personal Flotation Devices (PFDs). The team at DSH has put together some tips and resources about these lifesaving must-haves, so you are...

10 Tips for Keeping Your Child Safe on a Boat

With the arrival of the warmer seasons, Canadians are getting ready for boat rides and open water adventures. However, this is an activity that should be performed with all the safety precautions available. According to the latest Lifesaving Society Drowning Report,...