Unveiling the Truth About Shark Attacks

Sharks are often misunderstood. Let's dive into the facts and myths about shark attack

Contrary to popular belief, shark attacks are rare. You're more likely to be struck by lightning

How Common Are Shark Attacks?

Usual Suspects

Great Whites, Tiger Sharks, and Bull Sharks are most commonly involved in attacks

Where Do Attacks Happen?

Most shark attacks occur in North America, Australia, and South Africa.

What Provokes a Shark?

Sharks usually attack when they feel threatened or mistake humans for prey

Fatalities Are Rare

Less than 10% of shark attacks result in fatalities.

Safety Measures

Avoid swimming at dawn or dusk and stay in groups to reduce the risk

Conservation Status

Many shark species are endangered due to overfishing