Winter Pool Safety Tips

We’ve all seen the latest news on freezing temperatures throughout the area. Pool season, or at least outdoor pool season is over. But the responsibility for pool safety isn’t. Here are some necessary precautions to keep in mind. If you have a pool that is gated/fenced Be sure and lock your pool gate to keep absolutely everyone from pools edge. …

Electrical Incidents In Pools

A recent press release by the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals® was very informative on preventing electrocutions in and around pools and spas (pool safety). Interestingly, the article cited a 2014 National Fire Protection Association presentation during which they advised that most aquatic related accidents for electrical shock happen in public and private marinas rather than pools which contradicts …