Water and Pool Safety for Safety Professionals
Did you know…
- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) estimates each year nearly 300 children younger than five drown in swimming pools and spas?
- More than 3,000 children of that age go to hospital emergency rooms due to non-fatal submersion injuries? An unknown number of these hospitalizations result in permanent disability, including brain damage.
As a safety professional, you can teach children to be safe in and around water by using the following resources: