Water safety

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Around 190 people lose their lives at the UK and Irish coasts each year, and over half never even planned to enter the water.

RNLI risk factor alcohol

Never go into the water after drinking.

RNLI risk factor high tides

Don’t get caught out and stranded.

RNLI risk factor rip currents

Know the signs, follow the advice.

RNLI risk factor cold water

Don’t panic, relax and float.

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Learn more

Visit the RNLI safety advice website

Get to grips with the most common risk factors and how to minimise them.

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