Pool safety deaths
Stay within arm’s reach of your child at all times in and around the pool.
Assign a "water watcher," one or more adults whose responsibility is to keep track of children in and near pools.
Keep your eyes on very young children at all times.
Fence your pool: Use a 4-foot or taller fence with self-closing or self-latching gates.
Make sure your children take swimming lessons.
Install pool and gate alarms.
Source: The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Pool safety resources
For information on pool safety and drowning prevention, visit these websites: