Coast Guard, dive safety experts want you to ‘survive your dive’

Coast Guard, dive safety experts want you to 'survive your dive'
ALAMEDA, Calif. – In the wake of numerous deaths and injuries, the Coast Guard reminds recreational divers to play it safe when diving along the California coast. In the past year, there were at least seven reported cases of recreational diving deaths off the Northern California coast primarily during abalone season, and more than 25 recreational SCUBA diving deaths and injuries all along the coast...

Coast Guard medevacs scuba diver

BARNEGAT, N.J. – The Coast Guard medevaced a 31-year-old woman today who was aboard a boat three miles off the coast of Barnegat. The Coast Guard received a call at 10:54 a.m. from a crew member aboard the Dina Dee requesting medical assistance for a woman who felt sick after returning from a 75-foot scuba dive seven miles off the coast of Barnegat. A rescue boat crew from Coast Guard Station...