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Use of this tag is now discouraged. It is suggested to use the emergency=lifeguard scheme instead.

A water rescue station, also called Lifeguard station, is a means of operating in water rescue service organization, such as the english Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance (HABC), the Swimming Teachers Association and the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS). The station is near to be guarded waters and serves the emergency services of the organization as operated pied headquarters and guard.

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