THE 3 ESSENTIAL RULES OF WATER SAFETY

1

TEST & TEACH
Have your child’s swimming skills tested at your local YMCA.

2

WATCH & GUARD
Appoint an adult to supervise all pool activities. Add barriers around your pool.

3

THROW, DON'T GO
Throw out a flotation device or use a pole to reach a drowning child. Never jump in to save.

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