Posts Tagged ‘water safety’

  • Summer Water Safety

    Jun 13, 18 • SafetyNo Comments
    Summer Water Safety

    Did you know that drowning is one of the leading causes of unintentional death for Canadian children ages one to four?  According to the Canadian Red Cross, a report examining water-related fatalities over the last 10 years showed that many were avoidable. Which is why with open water swimming, backyard swimming and hot tub party
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  • CDC Warns Public Pools, Hot Tubs Have Health and Safety Problems

    May 24, 16 • Health, SafetyNo Comments
    CDC Warns Public Pools, Hot Tubs Have Health and Safety Problems

    According to the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 80% of all public pools including kiddie pools and hot tubs have had at least one violation. Researchers looked at 84,187 routine routine inspections related to 48,632 public aquatic venues including swimming pools, kiddie pools, water splash pads and playgrounds, hot tubs and other
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  • World’s Largest Swimming Lesson

    Jun 4, 14 • Health, Pools, SafetyNo Comments
    World’s Largest Swimming Lesson

    If you follow Hot Tub Covers Canada or Sun Covers Canada on Facebook or Twitter, you likely saw mention of the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson. This one day event was designed to raise awareness regarding water safety and the important of teaching children to swim. No matter how many agencies relay the dangers of water,
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  • Water Safety

    May 29, 14 • Hot Tubs, Pools, SafetyNo Comments
    Water Safety

    Warmer weather brings reminders about water safety. Keep your family, friends, children and pets safe by adhering to these three basic pool and hot tub safety tips. Supervision The number one water safety tip involves children. Never, ever leave a child or children in or near a hot tub or pool without supervision. Infants and
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