Drowning Reports

The Lifesaving Society and the Drowning Prevention Research Centre Canada publish annual, research-based drowning reports that examine drowning trends in Manitoba and in Canada.

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Drowning & Impairment Report, 2018

The Lifesaving Society has issued the first-ever Drowning and Impairment Report that looks beyond just alcohol.



The Drowning Prevention Research Centre is the lead agency for drowning and water-incident research in Canada. The Centre conducts research into fatal and non-fatal drowning, significant aquatic injury and rescue interventions.


Archived Drowning Reports