January 31, 2018

Resolve to Pool Safely This Year

A cheerful family in a swimming pool.

As you set goals for 2018, the Pool Safely campaign asks you to make water safety a New Year’s resolution! Drowning is the leading cause of unintentional death among children ages 1 to 4, and drownings send an average of 5,900 children younger than 15 years of age to the emergency room each year. Practicing simple water safety steps can help keep your family safer around water. Not sure where to begin? Start with these steps:

Read more about these simple safety steps that save lives in and around pools and spas on the Pool Safely website. Wishing everyone a happy, fun, and safer 2018!

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