Pool Safety Tips!

Staying Safe this Pool Season

Everyone is hitting the pool to keep cool, but a sobering warning.

Drowning is the second leading cause of death for children.

At the Palm Desert Aquatics Center they always have multiple lifeguards on duty, but at home or many other private pools that isn’t the case…

Most children ages one to four who drown die in home swimming pools.

So American Red Cross aquatics instructors recommend a fence around your pool, and for parents to learn water safety.

“It can happen very suddenly and without anyone suspecting that something could be wrong,” said American Red Cross Aquatics Instructor, Bryce Berggren. Read more via Staying Safe this Pool Season – www.kmir6.com.

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