Welcome to The Safer 3 Water Safety Foundation

Based in Tustin, California, the mission of the Safer 3 Water Safety Foundation is to save lives through water safety education. Our vision is to bring about a reduction in the number of drowning events with the Safer 3 Program, and to support research, education and programs that promote swimming and water safety in California and beyond.

  • 2014 NDPA Lifesaver of the Year Contest

    The National Drowning Prevention Alliance has launched a national competition in search for the 2014 Lifesaver of the Year. The winner crowned “Lifesaver of the Year” receives an all-expense paid trip for one to Dallas, Texas for the 14th Annual National Drowning Prevention Symposium from March 11-13, 2015.

  • Safer 3 Renews Support for Pool Safely Campaign

    Pool Safely, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) national public education campaign to save lives in pools and spas, today announced that it has renewed agreements with prominent national Campaign Safety Partners (CSPs) to support its mission through the 2015 swim season.

  • Boating Accidents: Will you be Ready?

    Millions of people enjoy boating and all of its associated recreational activities every year, and while the percentages of boating accidents might appear to be many times safer than driving an automobile, accidents do happen. This article offers a few statistics to give you an idea of some basic numbers about vehicle and boating accidents.