Posted on: November 16, 2015
Posted in: Pool Safety
Tags: Bryan , Child Safety , College Station , Drowning , Fencing , Paradise Oasis Pools , Pool , Pool Safety , Pools , Prevention , Safety , Supervision , Swimming , Swimming Lessons , Texas , APSP , The Association Of Pool and Spa Professionals , Tips
Splashing and taking a dip in a swimming pool is a sure way to have fun and cool off. But it’s important to make safety the number one priority to protect our children in and around the water. Drowning is the leading cause of death among young children between the ages of 1 and 4. For every child under the age of 15 who dies from drowning in a pool, another 10 receive emergency care for nonfatal drowning injuries. Brain damage and long-term disabilities, including memory problems, learning disab...