Pool Safety

Staying safe while enjoying a pool is crucial

Please note that the information provided below is intended to serve as a basic guide for safe pool usage, and should not be relied upon as a substitute for responsible pool ownership, good judgment, common sense, and constant adult supervision whenever the pool is in use.

20 Pool Safety Rules

  1. Teach children to enter the pool feet first, never head first.
  2. Enforce a “no diving” policy in areas of the pool that are not deep enough for diving.
  3. Keep a pool safety checklist to ensure that safety equipment is properly maintained and ready for use.
  4. Ensure that pool covers are strong enough to support the weight of people or pets that may accidentally fall onto them.
  5. Never swim alone, always have a buddy or swim in a group.
  6. Stay away from pool drains and suction outlets, and ensure that they are covered securely.
  7. Make sure that everyone in the family is familiar with the emergency phone numbers and procedures in case of an accident.
  8. Teach children to never play with pool equipment, such as pool cleaners or filters.
  9. Keep a clear view of the pool area and never let the pool out of sight.
  10. Wear sunscreen to protect skin from sunburn and skin cancer.
  11. Keep a safe distance from pool slides and ensure that they are securely attached to the pool.
  12. Never swim during thunderstorms or when lightning is present.
  13. Make sure that the pool water is clean and properly chlorinated.
  14. Keep pets away from the pool area or supervise them closely when they are around the pool.
  15. Ensure that all pool users are aware of the pool rules and follow them.
  1. Always enter the pool slowly to avoid slipping or falling.
  2. Do not swim or allow others to swim when intoxicated or under the influence of drugs.
  3. Encourage swimmers to take regular breaks and stay hydrated.
  4. Install pool lighting to improve visibility during nighttime swimming.
  5. Make sure that pool decks are free of tripping hazards and debris.
  6. Do not allow glass or other breakable items near the pool area.
  7. Use non-slip mats or surfaces around the pool to prevent slipping.
  8. Keep a close eye on swimmers who are not confident in their swimming abilities.
  9. Keep a pool safety float nearby and make sure everyone knows how to use it.
  10. Ensure that the pool ladder is sturdy and properly secured.
  11. Teach children to never swim in canals, rivers or other bodies of water without supervision.
  12. Make sure that pool toys are age-appropriate and safe for use.
  13. Use pool covers or alarms to help prevent accidental drowning.
  14. Keep a close watch on swimmers who are tired or experiencing difficulty swimming.
  15. Make sure that pool water is not too cold or too hot, and avoid swimming if the water is too cold.

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