There seems to be an influx of accidental diving deaths in the media these past few weeks. An experienced instructor drowned in her own trainining pool, a renowned diver lost his life to the Andrea Doria in Massachusetts, as well as Ashley Mauldin, who’s family lost her on a dive trip in the Bahama’s. If you are a new diver or a seasoned veteran, you should never skip corners on safe diving practices. Below is an outline of common safe diving procedures. By all means, feel free to add your own, but our sport never allows for subtraction.

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