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July 2014 NewsFlash: Summer Splash: Water Safety

Tue, 09/02/2014

Summer Splash: Water Safety

During hot summer months, playing in the water is a great way to cool off. You might go

to the beach, or take a dip in the pool. However, the water can be dangerous. Read to

learn how to stay safe in the water.

A life raft floating on the oceanNever Swim Alone
Always swim with someone you know. Use the buddy
system. Always know where your buddy is. Learn how
to avoid drowning here.           



A plastic bucket sitting on the beachDo's and Don'ts

The water can be safe and fun. However, it is important
to be careful. Follow these do's and don'ts to play in the
water safely.


A boy in a life vest and a man on a sailboatStaying Safe in the Water
You can use a flotation device. Some are designed for
people with developmental disabilities. Learn more
here. Watch this video to learn more about water safety
for children.


Last updated on Tue, 09/02/2014 - 11:50