Nothing is more important than your family's safety. Here are some ideas that will make your pool area safe for everyone in your home.
Step 1: Safety Zone
Nothing is more important than your family's safety. Here are some ideas that will make your pool area safe for everyone in your home. First, never allow kids to swim without adults around, and keep children under 5 within reach.
Step 2: Fenced In
Enclose the pool with a locking fence that’s at least 5 feet high, and keep it clear from any chairs or surfaces that children can use to climb over it.
Step 3: Ring On it
Keep a lifesaving ring near the pool.
Step 4: Take My Number
Keep a phone by the pool.
Step 5: Call Security
Install security devices, like infrared motion detectors or wave sensors.
Step 6: Open Sesame
Keep the pool completely covered when not in use, but never only partially open it.
Step 7: Save Lives
Learn CPR so you’re always ready for any emergency.
Items You'll Need
- high fence
- lifesaving ring
- infrared motion detectors or wave sensors
- pool cover
- CPR lessons