Archive for Scuba Diving

Fellow diver launches fund after tragedy

Scuba diving is an individual sport, but for Wayne MacInnis, who died while on a dive last Saturday, he always tried to turn it into a family event. “Most people dive to get away from things, but that wasn’t the case with (MacInnis),” said diver David Pate.

Nurse says deadly scuba accident possibly avoidable

According to a nurse who was on a deadly scuba diving excursion, inactivity by the crew and faulty medical equipment were involved.

Authorities investigate scuba diver’s death – WMBF

Authorities investigate scuba diver's death
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LITTLE RIVER (WMBF) – The Horry County Coroner's Office and the United States Coast Guard are investigating the death of a woman who was scuba diving Tuesday morning. Tamara Willard with the Horry CountyMore >>. The Horry County Coroner's Office

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Scuba-diving benefits pair Rose and Reginald Jones jailed – BBC News

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Scuba-diving benefits pair Rose and Reginald Jones jailed
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A couple who fraudulently claimed more than £130000 in disability benefits have been jailed after they were pictured scuba-diving abroad. Rose Jones, 53, from Ramsgate in Kent, was jailed for 15 months after being convicted last month of 12 charges at
'Bedridden' benefit cheat falsely claimed £135000 but was caught out scuba Daily Mail
Sent down: Scuba diving couple Rose and Reg Jones jailed for £135k benefit Kent Online
Benefit scammer jailed after pictured scuba divingThe Independent
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OceanWorks International Welcomes the National Association of Black Scuba … – Virtual-Strategy Magazine

OceanWorks International Welcomes the National Association of Black Scuba
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OceanWorks International took the lead in inviting the National Association of Black Scuba Divers (NABS) Youth Education Summit (YES) to its Houston facility last month. A team of OceanWorks Engineers and Production staff provided the 24 students

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Benefit scammer Rose Jones jailed after pictured scuba diving

A woman who claimed she was so disabled that she could not open a bottle of wine has been jailed for benefit fraud after she was pictured scuba-diving during exotic holidays.

Benefit scammer jailed after pictured scuba diving

A woman who claimed she was so disabled that she could not open a bottle of wine has been jailed for benefit fraud after she was pictured scuba-diving during exotic holidays.

Scuba-diving benefits pair jailed

A couple who fraudulently claimed more than £130,000 in disability benefits are jailed after they were pictured scuba-diving on holidays abroad.

Wounded Fort Drum soldiers become certified scuba divers – WatertownDailyTimes.com

Wounded Fort Drum soldiers become certified scuba divers
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Soldiers from the 3rd Battalion, 85th Mountain Infantry Regiment, also known as the Warrior Transition Unit, exit the St. Lawrence River on Sunday in Alexandria Bay after completing the final dive of their four-day scuba lessons. AMANDA MORRISON

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Scuba diver dies in accident on trip off Fox Point Beach

A scuba diving excursion ended in tragedy Saturday when a member of a diving group died during a trip off Fox Point Beach. The 36-year-old Dartmouth man was scuba diving with a group of about 10 others near Birchy Head, Lunenburg County, when he became separated from the group, police said.