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    Tamaso Maa Jyotir-Gamaya MadUKDiver's Avatar
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    Drowning Doesn’t Look Like Drowning

    Despite having completed a number of rescue and life saving courses in the past this somehow never came to my attention...

    Except in rare circumstances, drowning people are physiologically unable to call out for help
    The source article by the USCG (in 2006) can be found here or here.

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    Trailer Trash The Real Paulus's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by MadUKDiver View Post
    Despite having completed a number of rescue and life saving courses in the past this somehow never came to my attention...

    The source article by the USCG (in 2006) can be found here or here.
    There is a whole series of these on YouTube, some more obvious than others:



    There is one enduring theme in all those wavepool rescues. Bystanders just er, standby! Not their problem, obviously.
    Last edited by The Real Paulus; 18-04-2017 at 06:41 PM.


 

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