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Big Wave Safety Conference aims to prevent surfing accidents

WAIMEA BAY, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Bigger waves have been a cause for concern this surf season with injuries and even a death. That's why U.S. coast guard officials and lifeguards are teaming up to educate surfers on big wave safety. Ramsay Wharton went to the North Shore to find out more about the Big Wave Safety Conference taking place at Turtle Bay on Tuesday and Wednesday.

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