Coquitlam RCMP wants to remind everyone to make it a safe summer on the water


2022-07-19 08:11 PDT

With this week being National drowning prevention week and the summer season now officially here, the Coquitlam RCMP would like to remind everyone to stay safe out on the water.

For those of you who enjoy being out on a boat, paddle board, kayak, canoe, etc, please remember that water temperatures are still cold even though air temperatures are rising. Be aware of the wind and your surroundings and always wear a lifejacket or Personal Floatation Device (PFD).

Here are a few simple safety tips to remember:

Following these safety tips will help make everyone's experience on the water a safe and enjoyable one.

Released by:
Cst. Deanna Law
Media Relations Officer
Coquitlam RCMP


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