Tools & Resources

Pool Safely Simple Steps Save Lives provides a variety of materials for partners and other safety-minded organizations that are useful for informing and educating the public about drowning and entrapment prevention. These resources are available in hard copy and can be ordered by sending the Pool Safely Materials order form to poolsafely@cpsc.gov. You can scan and send the form by email or you can type your order and mailing information into an email and send it to poolsafely@cpsc.gov. Materials will be sent as available. Many of these items can be printed by using the pdf format provided below

In some cases, such as for videos, the links exist on websites outside the federal government. CPSC does not control these external sites or their privacy policies and cannot attest to the accuracy of the information they contain. You may want to review the privacy policies of these sites as their information collection practices may differ from ours. Linking to these external sites does not constitute and endorsement of the sites or the information they contain by CPSC or its employees.

Teach Kids to Swim: Boy with Goggles

 

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Radio: Safety Steps for Families 2013

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Video: Safety Steps for Families 2013

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Teach Kids to Swim: Father and Daughter

 

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Teach Kids to Swim: Girl in Striped Suit

 

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Teach Kids to Swim: Girl with Mom

 

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Teach Kids to Swim: Outdoor & Billboards

Various sign sizes and designs are available, contact poolsafely@cpsc.gov for more information

Pool Safely Pledge Stickers

The Pool Safely Pledge stickers are available in both English and Spanish and can be given out to those who have taken the Pledge or to help promote others to take the pledge.

 

Pool Safely Pledge Stickers

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Bookmarks

This bookmark is specifically designed for 7-10 year old children to help them learn the dangers of drowning and teach them what they can do to be safe in and around the water.

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The Adventures of Splish and Splash

This three part child-friendly interactive game was created to help families teach young children about water safety.
The adorable characters visit a home pool and a public pool with a simple introduction to learning to swim.

 

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Pool Safely Water Watcher Cards

 

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The Virginia G Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act
Study the CPSC staff presentation on the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act.  
 

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Kid Posters
These posters can be used in classrooms, store windows or at events to show support for the campaign and for Splish and Splash.
8” x 11”Available in English and Spanish

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Guidance for Safety: The Pool and Spa Safety Act

Guidance for Safety: The Pool and Spa Safety ActThis tri-fold brochure is specially designed for pool operators and industry professionals to leave with their customers so they can learn more about the Pool Safely campaign and the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act.

Steps for Safety Around the Pool – for Consumers

Steps for Safety Around the Pool  - for ConsumersThis tri-fold brochure is designed to help consumers recognize the dangers of drowning and entrapment hazards at pools and spas and to encourage them to improve their own safety systems.

Tips for Safety In and Around Water

This handy tip sheet provides tips for water safety in pools, spas and around the home. Print a copy and keep it in a handy location.

Tips for Safety In and Around Water

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Portable Pools

Fence Them! Cover Them! Put Them Away!

Portable Pool Tip CardThis tip card provides tips to consumers and anyone concerned about the increasing number of portable pools and how easily they can sometimes be accessed by small children.

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Your Pool, Your Family’s Safety

Your Pool, Your Family's SafetyTips for safety around the pool and information on the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act

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Pool Safely Tattoos
These temporary tattoos can be used by anyone to help spread the word about the Pool Safely campaign.

Both available in English and Spanish

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Pool Safely Fan

Image of fansThe fan can be used to promote the Pool Safely campaign and its water safety steps, while helping consumers stay cool by the pool.

Available in English and Spanish

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