Water safety statistics for surfers

Surf life saving water safety brief

Water safety statistics from SLSA show that from 2004 to 2017 there were 100 recorded drowning deaths of surfers and paddlers. 95% of these victims were male, and 87% were Australian residents. See more of these statistics in the Coastal Safety Brief on Surfing and Watercrafts. 📖 sls.com.au/publications