The issue of rip currents is never far from the headlines, especially during the summer months. In 2011 Dr Rob Brander kindly gave his permission for RLSS UK to use his rip current dye-trace images in our education resources, now his work features in an informative series on National Geographic, educating even more people in rip current safety.

Click here to for more information about, how to spot a rip, the different types of rips and how to survive a rip current.