Lifeguard Jason K. Medley blows his whistle and points to a swimmer who is violating a pool safety rule. Since 2000, all drowning incidents on Okinawa involving the U.S. military community have occurred in areas where lifeguards were not present, according to Shawn Curtis, an operational safety and health specialist for Marine Corps Base Camp Butler Safety Office.
Photo Credit: Lance Cpl. Martin R. Harris
Photo Date: 10/05/2004 (Released)