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PR for France-based Vision IQ:

Poseidon system helped to save girl from drowning in North Wales.

Poseidon

Coverage included every UK national newspaper and also BBC Wales, ITV Wales, GMTV, BBC Newsround, Radio One Newsbeat, regional and computing press.

The story was also published in Australia, India, Canada, Brazil and the USA.

See the rescue here – Windows Media Player

Poseidon system helped to save girl from drowning in North Wales

Press release – Word

Underwater camera alert and rescue – Windows Media Player

Daily Post (Wales) – 31 Aug 2005 - Seconds from death

Liverpool Echo – 31 Aug 2005 – Computer saves life of pool girl

Manchester Evening news – 31 Aug 2005 – Computer saves drowning girl, 10

Evening Standard – 31 Aug 2005 – Saved in 40 seconds

The Times – 1 Sept 2005 – Saved by a computer lifeguard

The Daily Telegraph – 1 Sept 2005 – Underwater cameras save pool girl from drowning

The Guardian – 1 Sept 2005 – Underwater cameras save girl in swimming pool

The Independent - 1 Sept 2005 – Computer camera saves 10-year-old girl from drowning in pool

Daily Express – 1 Sept 2005 – How a computer saved girl, 10, from drowning

Daily Mirror – 1 Sept 2005 – The iLifeguard

Daily Mail – 1 Sept 2005 – Saved by magic eyes

The Sun - 1 Sept 2005 - Magic Eye Saves Drowning Girl

The Journal (Newcastle) - 1 Sept 2005 – Camera rescue

Telegraph (Derby) - 1 Sept 2005 – Screen saver

Sunderland Echo - 1 Sept 2005 – Girl, 10, ‘first’ to be saved by camera alert

Jersey Evening Post - 1 Sept 2005 – Hi-tech safety

Eastern Daily Press (West Norfolk & Fens) - 1 Sept 2005 – Girl is first to be saved by poolcam

The Western Mail (Cardiff) - 1 Sept 2005 – Small price to pay for hi-tech pool lifesaver

The Press & Journal (Aberdeen) – 1 Sept 2005 – Girl aged 10 becomes first swimmer saved by hi-tech underwater safety cameras

News Letter – 1 Sept 2005 – Pool safety cameras save little girl from drowning

Huddersfield Daily Examiner – 1 Sept 2005 – Drowning girl, 10, saved by camera

Express & Star – 1 Sept 2005 – Girl saved by hi-tech eye in pool

Daily Post (Welsh Edition) – 1 Sept 2005 – Lifesaver mum tells how she rescued drowning girl

Daily Post (Welsh Edition) – 1 Sept 2005 – The hero lifeguard who saved girl from drowning

The Western Mail (Cardiff) – 1 Sept 2005 – ‘Welsh pools need this safety eye’

Metro (West Midlands) – 1 Sept 2005 – Saved from drowning by the electronic lifeguard

Express & Star (Walsall) – 1 Sept 2005 – Girl saved by hi-tech eye in pool

Metro (London) – 1 Sept 2005 – Saved from drowning by the electronic lifeguard

Belfast Telegraph – 1 Sept 2005 – Saved by magic eyes

Manchester Evening News – 1 Sept 2005 – Computer saves pool girl, 10, from drowning

The Scotsman – 1 Sept 2005 – Pool’s camera save a young girl’s life

South Wales Evening Post (Swansea) – 2 Sept 2005 – No price too high when saving life

South Wales Evening Post (Swansea) – 2 Sept 2005 – Technology could be life-saver

Oxford Mail – 3 Sept 2005 – Hi-tech way to prevent drownings

Rochdale Observer – 3 Sept 2005 – Little girl saved thanks to £65,000 magic eye

The Sun – 6 Sept 2005 – reader’s letter

The Midweek – 6 Sept 2005 – Mum’s safety bid given boost

The Midweek – 6 Sept 2005 – Midweek comment – Let’s back mother’s fight

Big Print – 7 Sept 2005 – Hi-tech camera saves pool girl

Granada ITV news 13.10 – 31 Aug 2005 – Bangor underwater swimming pool camera saves girl’s life

Granada ITV news 1800 – 31 Aug 2005 – Bangor underwater swimming pool camera saves girl’s life

BBC1 North West news 18.30 – 31 Aug 2005 - Bangor underwater swimming pool camera saves girl’s life. Interview Karen Gibson – lifeguard

BBC TV One Newsround – 1 Sept 2005 – For the first time ever in Britain a swimmer has been saved from drowning by a computer

BBC Radio Stoke breakfast show – 1 Sept 2005 – Magic eye systems in swimming pools

Ceefax – 31 Aug 05 – Computer saves girl from drowning

Telextext - 1 Sept 2005 – Girl saved by underwater camera

Ceefax - 1 Sept 2005 – Computer alert for drowning girl