WATER SAFETY TIPS

It only takes a second without supervision for an accident to happen! Keep kids safe around water during the summer season by following these safety tips.

Don’t rely on flotation devices as a substitution for supervision!

Assign a water watcher to monitor children during social gatherings

Keep toys away from pool area that might attract children

Always have life saving equipment readily available around pools

Post CPR Instructions and ensure adults and child care givers know how to administrate it!

Make sure all gates are closed and locked when pool is not in use

Keep pool covered when not in use

Teach your children water safety and to always stay away from water unless they are with an adult!

Stress that the last person to leave the pool area closes and locks the gates and doors

Never leave children unattended around water!

Keep a phone near the pool when in use. Call 911 in case of an emergency.