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    Pool Safety
    Swimming Rules
    Swimming Rules Whether in a pool, a lake, or the ocean, many of the same basic rules apply: Teach your child never to swim anywhere alone. (That's good advice for adults, too.) Always have school-age children supervised by a lifeguard or other ...
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    Pool Safety
    Safety Precautions for Residential Pools
    Safety Precautions for Residential Pools Tales from the Safety Zone We're making headway in protecting kids from drowning and near-drowning. The National SAFE KIDS Campaign reports that child drownings declined 30 percent in the last decade. The...
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    Pool Safety
    Pool Safety for Kids
    Pool Safety for KidsPreventing Child Drownings In some of the nation's sunbelt, drowning has been the leading cause of accidental death in the home of children under 5 years old. The information below can help parents and caregivers provide young...
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    Pool Safety
    Pool Safety
    Pool Safety There's nothing more refreshing on a hot summer day than a dip in a cool pool. But there are plenty of potential hazards poolside, so be informed and alert in order to ensure the safety of your friends and family. Never leave a child ...