Ice Safety

In 2017, ILSE Member Svenska Livräddningssällskapet SLS from Sweden created videos to warn the civil population about hazards on ice and snow in winter time.

The videos inform about the correct behavior before a person venture out on the ice and in cases of accidents.

Many of us enjoy activities on frozen lakes, rivers and even on the sea during the winter months. It is important to realise that there is always a risk that the ice will break, and you should never go on ice without proper safety Equipment. It is also important to learn some Basic skills on ice rescue.

These two Videos, created by the Swedish Lifesaving Society and supported by the International Lifesaving Federation ILS, will give you the necessary Information and advice to keep you safe on ice.

Before you venture out on the Ice:

In event of an accident: