Updated December 28, 2018
Swimming is a popular pastime during the summer months. Children especially enjoy playing and swimming in pools, both public and private.
Unfortunately, pools are often a source of danger. According to the American Red Cross, more than 250 people will be seriously injured or killed in accidents in and around swimming pools every year. Thankfully, many of these accidents and injuries can be prevented if pool owners follow recommended safety guidelines.
Too many pool owners don’t do their part when it comes to pool safety. More attention is given to the pool’s routine maintenance than to safety. Follow the American Red Cross’s pool safety checklist to keep those swimming in your pool as safe as possible:
Safety should be your first priority if you have a swimming pool. Follow the American Red Cross checklist to avoid injuries.
If you or a loved one have been injured as a result of a swimming pool, you are urged to contact the Indianapolis Premises Liability Attorneys of Wilson Kehoe Winingham. The lawyers at WKW can help you get the compensation you deserve. Call 317.920.6400 or fill out an online contact form for a free, no-obligation case evaluation.
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