A LIFE JACKET SAVES YOUR LIFE The Rescue Board’s water safety campaign continues to raise awareness about the necessity of wearing life jackets in watercraft. The campaign titled “A Life Jacket Saves Your Life” calls people to wear life jackets with pride. Wearing a seatbelt in the back seat of a car is considered the… Read more »

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Water safety activity day Water safety is definitely one of the subjects that touches many people, because Estonia has many bodies of water where people go to swim in, but which have not yet certified as safe for swimming. So water safety became one of the focus themes of 2016 for the immensely popular community… Read more »

Water safety activity day


Friends with water Learning how to swim is an important part of life for everyone. In order for ever more people to learn how to handle water, the Rescue Board, Estonian Swimming Federation and Estonian Lifeguards’ union started a focused cooperation program. The greater goal is the creation and implementation of an unified standard of… Read more »



Love life, wear a life jacket! This year’s water safety campaign “Love life, wear a life jacket!” concentrates on the importance of wearing a life jacket while on a boat or other vessels. 18 people have drowned in boating accidents over the last two years, so the importance of wearing a life jacket is not… Read more »



Don’t let your drunk friend into the water! In the beginning of summer the Rescue Board reminds you that going into and on the the water while inebriated is extremely dangerous. In 2014, Estonia had a total of 86 deaths by drowning, and over half of the victims (58%) were under the influence of alcohol…. Read more »



Be a hero and don’t let your drunk friend into the water! This year’s water safety campaign by the Rescue Board, named “Don’t let your drunk friend into the water” is a reminder to us that no amount of advertising can prevent a drunk person from going swimming, but friends can. The social campaign depicting… Read more »

Good practice pact


In 2014, care about reducing water related accidents brought together the organizers of the largest summertime events in Estonia who, in collaboration with the Rescue Board, signed a good practice pact. All parties agreed on recommended points in the contract that are at the moment not mandatory by law for public events, but their implementation… Read more »

How to deal with a drunk person


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2015 Campaign


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2014 Campaign


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