Here are some pool safety tips, refreshers and some new things you may have never heard or thought of but can be life saving for your child. As a drowning prevention resource for your family, I recommend a multi-layered approach towards pool safety in your home. Adult Supervision - SUPERVISION! SUPERVISION! SUPERVISION! This is the most important line of defense to prevent drowning. While watching your child in the pool give them your undivided attention- do not check your phone or get distracted by other adults around you. If there are multiple adults around the pool one [...]
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Some additional statistics by Emma Grynbal. Living in Tampa Bay, I feel blessed to be surrounded by water. I love that I can raise my kids somewhere where they can swim and enjoy the pool, lake and ocean year-round.As a girl who grew up in the pool with parents who were lifeguards and competitive swimmers, I never had a fear of water or realized its dangers until I grew much older. I learned to swim with my parents so early that I have no memory of the learning process. Swim Lesson Learned When my son was born and our [...]
We live in a region surrounded by water. Drowning tragedies happen far too often here, and throughout the U.S. According to DCF Florida, 88 children lost their lives due to drowning in Florida alone in 2018. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), drowning is the number one cause of accidental death for infants and young children between the ages of 1-4. Survival swim lessons can prevent these tragedies and truly save lives. As a drowning prevention resource for your family, I recommend a multi-layered approach towards water safety in your home. Adult Supervision - the [...]
In a world filled with social media, people commenting without knowing the story and not respecting parents decisions for their children, we know there will come a time you may have to deal with this. So here are some helpful word to help you if that moment comes. Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Comments, & Forums. Oh my! It’s no secret that with the advance of technology, opinions are more accessible than ever before and are shared in real-time on virtually any topic. While oftentimes rife with criticism and, in some cases, manufactured controversy where survival swimming is concerned, a [...]