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Pool Safety for the Family

The Yard swimming pool has been an Australians choice of family fun for years it has been a sort of sanctuary on hot summer season days together great memories and a source of healthy sport. Swimming pools are terrific to share with the family and friends, great time to chillout and relax in the sun but there is a few risks we need to be aware of for our childrens sakes.

Aquatech Pool & Spa Solutions advises these tips to be aware of to make sure your family and friends are safe and can enjoy the swimming pool to the max.

  • Kids need to be watched around the pool, if you need to quickly leave the area make sure you take your children with you.
  • Your swimming pool must have certified fencing and childproof locking gates.
  • Make sure there are no areas where children can climb the fence.
  • A resuscitation chart must be on your swimming pool fence or wall which will show instructions on how to best handle a situation that required mouth to mouth.
  • Get your kids used to the water as well as show them the dangers and teach them how to swim be it an instructor or yourself.
  • If your pool is covered make sure you let others know especially the kids as they can get tangled in the blanket which can cause suffocation.
  • ALWAYS MONITOR the kids

We advise that you check up on regulations for your area on the best ways of securing your pool from injury.

 

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