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Diving safety rules

1. Attend diving courses, SVP, First Aid with Oxygen, as well as refresher courses with qualified instructors.

2. Undergo annual diving fitness checkups (even after illness or injury, or if medication is required).

3. Stay hydrated by drinking water regularly. Avoid alcohol and intense exercise before and after the dive.

4. Always check the good condition and correct operation of all the equipment, both your own and your partner's. Make sure it is suitable for planned diving.

5. Use vest, double regulator, pressure gauge and knife; In addition, carry a depth gauge, watch and tables, even if you use a dive computer.

6. Always dive in favorable maritime and meteorological conditions, with a dive buddy and always with adequate surface support. Use a surface buoy.

7. Dive within the appropriate limits provided by the training itself. Avoid "yo-yo" dive profiles and never hold your breath while ascending.

8. Ascend at a maximum speed of 18 meters per minute, using the latest decompression models and prioritizing the most "conservative" levels. Or what your dive computer says.

9. In case of suspected ED, administer oxygen to the 100% immediately and with the appropriate regulator, for the necessary time. Do not attempt re-enactment procedures in the water.

10. Before flying follow the recommendations to wait at least 12 hours in the case of having made a single dive, and at least 24 hours after making successive dives and / or decompression dives.