On this page you will find some advice to help you keep yourself and others safer around water (English follows Samoan text).
Watch the following videos for some key swimming and small boat safety advice
LA VAAI FAALELEI TAMAITI I TOTONU LUGA PO O LE LATALATA I LE VAI
O le vaaiga o le au laiti i totonu, luga po o le latalata i le vai o se galuega lea – o se galuega tau tiute ma o se galuega e le fetufaaia (Kia Maru)
Always supervise children near water – always!
Watching children in, on or near water is enjoyable but it is a job – aresponsible job (see Kia Maru)
SAOGALEMU MO FAIGAFAIVA I LUGA O PAPA I TAFA-SAMI
O le mea e fai i le taimi o faalavelave faafuase’i
ROCK FISHING SAFETY
What to do in an emergency
Know Before You Go – Water, Boating and Outdoor Safety Codes
The Codes offer a few simple essential rules to help ensure the safety of yourself and others while in the outdoors, and in, on and around water. All three Codes are available in Samoan. You can download a copy of the Water and Boating Codes from this page [Resources]. For more information visit our Safety Codes page.
For more information contact Pacific Drowning Prevention Coordinator Harry Aonga firstname.lastname@example.org