Ocean Safety Resources

See a curated list of safety resources.


North Shore Lifeguard Association

The North Shore Lifeguard Association (NSLA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit created to provide lifesaving education to the North Shore community through instructional programs for the public, ocean-oriented events and contests, and to support the youth through the Junior Lifeguard Programs.
About the North Shore Lifeguard Association

United States Lifeguard Association

The United States Lifesaving Association (USLA) is America's nonprofit professional association of beach lifeguards and open water rescuers. The USLA works to reduce the incidence of death and injury in the aquatic environment through public education, national lifeguard standards, training programs, promotion of high levels of lifeguard readiness, and other means.
About the U.S. lifeguard association

State of Hawaiʻi Injury Prevention and Control Program

The Department of Health, Injury Prevention and Control Section, EMS & Injury Prevention System Branch, collaborates with partners across the state to address the leading causes of injury that include: drowning prevention, fall prevention, poisoning prevention, suicide prevention, traffic safety, and violence and abuse prevention.
Learn about injury prevention

Keiki Injury Prevention Coalition (KIPC)

KIPC's mission is to prevent and reduce injuries to children in Hawaiʻi through programs, providing safety information, and legislative guidance.
learn about child safety

ThinkFirst Foundation - Spinal Cord Injury Prevention

ThinkFirst's Mission is to prevent brain, spinal cord and other traumatic injuries through education, research and advocacy.
Learn About Spinal Cord Injury Prevention

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) - Honolulu

EMS provides quality pre-hospital emergency medical care and services to residents and visitors of Oʻahu, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
About EMS