TIPS FOR A SAFE RIVER TRIP
Prepare! Make a plan to share with someone at home. Include launch/exit locations, departure time and expected time of return. Check the weather forecast.
Stay Safe! Wear a life jacket, hat & sunscreen. Take a bailing bucket, water, snacks & shoes. Be alcohol free on the water.
Survive! Expect the unexpected. Always wear your life jacket. Know how to swim. Drive home sober and alert.
More facts about water safety can be found on the Red Cross website here.
Water Safety on the Red Deer River Coalition partners:
Safe Communities Central Alberta
Alberta Centre for Injury Control and Research
Alberta Transportation Office of Traffic Safety
Waskasoo Environment Education Society
Red Deer County
Canadian Red Cross
Alberta Health Services
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