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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 email@example.com. Materials will be sent as available. Many of these items can be printed by using the pdf format provided below
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Teach Kids to Swim Print PSAs
Pool and Spa Safety: The Virginia Graeme Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act
Study the CPSC staff presentation on the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act.
Pool Safely Water Watcher Cards
Guidance for Safety: The Pool and Spa Safety Act
This 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
This 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.
Fence Them! Cover Them! Put Them Away!
This 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.
Your Pool, Your Family’s Safety
Tips for safety around the pool and information on the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act
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.