In The News
The courage of people like Kauai’s Travis Smith amazes.
World Conference on Drowning Prevention in Vancouver CA
AMERICAN LIFEGUARD MAGAZINE WINTER 2015
The Rescue Tube Foudation explained by Bob Burnside
ROTARY INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION
the Rotarian magazine: Hawaii Rotarians save lives with Rescue Tubes
THE TUBE DUDES
MidWeek KAUAI: Flotation devices created by the foundation now serve as a link between life and death for swimmers struggling against the power and whims of the ocean.
STARS HIGHLIGHT RESCUE TUBES
Article: Po'ipo - Capt. Nicholas Mongillo, commanding officer for the Pacific Missile Range Facility at Mana, Mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr. and Fire Chief Robert Westerman each had a star, Saturday in Po'ipu.
RESCUE TUBES' LIFE-SAVING POWERS GROW
Article: Kealia - Another two dozen rescue tubes will soon be installed along several unguarded North Shore beaches, but water-safety advocates say that's not the half of it.
Article: Bartimus - Ocean drownings, which claimed 143 lives, are second only to suicide as the leading cause of fatal injuries in Maui County between 2006 and 2016.
Article: Bartimus - Thanks primarily to volunteer efforts, more than 1,000 yellow rescue tubes have been installed on beaches on the Mainland and Hawaii, including 240 on Kauai.