Tips To Prevent Drowning
Always watch swimmers with 100% attention and no distractions.
Install 4-sided fencing, acting as a barrier between home and pool.
Keep danger zone off limits with self-latching gates.
Use a U.S. Coast Guard approved life vest, adjusted for proper fit.
Take water safety
and swimming lessons.
Take family CPR lessons;
be prepared to initiate care while EMS in en route.
Use pool and child alarms to sound alerts if a
child enters the water.
On lakes, rivers, and oceans, always use life vests. Never swim at dusk or after.