• Skip to content
  • Cookies
  • College
  • Shop
  • Safety
  • Education
  • News Centre
  • Recruitment
  • Contact us
Content anchor


Treat water with respect, not everyone can be saved.
Around 190 people die each year at the UK and Irish coasts. It’s easier than you think to get into trouble in the water, so be prepared this Summer.

Prepare yourself for the power
of the water, whatever your activity.

Get advice
200 United Kingdom and Channel Island beaches are patrolled by RNLI Lifeguards
What is Respect the Water
Why I Respect the Water

We're here to help you stay safe.

Find support