(Written by Mark Tomich and Edited by Elle Yi) Swimming pools are a great way to keep the kids entertained as well as keeping them fit and healthy during the summer. Most kids would happily switch off their beloved games console or television show to have some outdoor fun in the pool on a sunny day.
Although there are many benefits to having a swimming pool, they can also be very dangerous if not set up correctly. According to Center of Disease Control and Prevention, every day about 2 children aged 14 or younger drown in the United States. Almost all of these incidents could be prevented by following some basic pool safety rules. [Read more...]