Well, it’s that time of year when many families take to the road to enjoy the last few days of summer and squeeze out a few more vacation days before the school season begins. However, now’s not the time to let your guard down in terms of water safety.
Not including boating incidents, on average about nine people die from drowning every day in the United States, according to the annual statistical report on unintentional injuries produced by the National Safety Council (NSC). In addition, the USA Swimming Foundation reports:
While drowning deaths peak among one and two year olds, drownings continue to be the second leading cause of preventable death through age 15. With that in mind, Security Specialists urges you to keep the following top ten #safety and #security precautions in mind during these last few days of summer: