Swimming Pool Safety: How Texans Can Avoid Injuries This Summer

Swimming Pool Accidents

Summer is in full swing, and the Texas heat is here. Swimming pools are a great way to cool down and keep kids active over the summer. Without the right rules, however, swimming pools can also be very dangerous.

Did you know that 3,500 people die from drowning each year? In fact, drowning is the leading cause of accidental death in children between the ages of one and four. Further, other mishaps like slip-and-falls and diving accidents cause thousands of poolside injuries, too.

To help you and other Texans avoid swimming pool injuries this summer, we’ve put together a quick guide of swimming pool safety tips.

Never Leave Texas Children Unattended Near a Pool

Child drownings are often silent and [...]