The office ensures that the work of rescuers and divers and supervise the message on the water. The number of lifeguards on eight official beaches Riga permanent change. At each rescue station have from two to five people and comes with a motorboat.
Timoshevich said that now, the rescuers pass a three-week training program that is approved into the State firefighting and rescue service, emergency medical Service and the Latvian Red Cross. Instructors have passed the international certification.
Last year on the beaches of Riga 11 conducted rescue, rescued 13 people, 13 of vacationers given medical assistance. Also, assistance was provided to six children, lost on the beach.