Health & Safety

Navigate the crucial aspects of Health & Safety in the diving world. We provide the latest news, research, and guidelines to ensure your underwater adventures are safe and enjoyable. We cover the vital information every diver needs to know.

Coastguard poster
Deep dive into Coastguard in TV doc

Coastguard: Every Second Counts is a new behind-the-scenes documentary series set to air on Channel 5 starting at 9pm on Sundays from tomorrow (2 July).

County Court of Victoria, Melbourne - company fined (Canley)
Company fined £380k for endangering divers

An Australian diving company has been fined $730,000 (c£382,000) for repeatedly putting its employees at risk. Underwater Inspection Services (UIS) of Doveton, which conducts water-tank

Dream Beach, Hurghada, scene of a tiger shark incident
Tiger shark death in Hurghada

A Russian man was killed by a tiger shark while swimming off the Egyptian Red Sea resort town of Hurghada yesterday (8 June). Phone video

Diver went missing off Swona in the Orkney Islands (Robert Beharie)
Diver missing in Orkney named

A scuba diver who went missing south of the Orkney Islands on Tuesday (16 May) has been named as 64-year-old Grant Wright, from the Moray

saltwater crocodile
Crocodile attack!

It happened last summer in remotest Indonesia when a 4m-plus reptile grabbed David Shem-Tov with intent to harm. Few divers have been attacked before –


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