Important Pool Safety Tips for Summer
On: June 29, 2017 In: family safety

The hottest days of summer are here and millions are flocking to the community and backyard pools. Refreshing water cools down your friends and family, making an enjoyable day for all. For all the fun and relaxation that pools and spas provide, they also come with their share of danger. Everyone should respect the rules and watch out for each other around the water to ensure a safe and happy time.

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, nearly 400 children drown each year in a pool or spa and approximately 5,400 are injured. Thankfully, there are many easy and effective ways to keep your family safe around the water. Watch this video to find out more about spa and pool safety!

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