Lifeguard Fired For Saving Man Outside His Assigned ZoneBeyond UCF, Business, News, Safety, Videos — By Staff on July 5, 2012 at 1:01 pm Tweet
Many UCF students work as lifeguards, or have worked as lifeguards in their hometowns.
So this story sparking outrages across the country may hit home. KnightNews.com has learned a South Florida lifeguard patrolling Hallandale Beach was fired because he saved a man’s life — who was drowning outside of the area Tomas Lopez, 21, was being paid to patrol.
If you were the lifeguard in this situation, what would you do? Save a life, or save your job?