The top 5 swim safety tips
04 Apr The top 5 swim safety tips
Although spring has not started, summer is just around the corner. And as the needle on the thermometer creeps up, it means a lot of children, teenagers and adults will be making a beeline for the area’s swimming pools.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, drowning is the sixth leading cause of accidental injury death for all ages, and the second leading cause of death in children ages 1 to 14. Knowing how to stay safe around a swimming pool is crucial because one slip or wrong turn could mean injury or even death if children do not know how to save themselves in the water.