Protecting Children Against Drowning in Pools

We're still in the midst of a tough winter, but it's not too early to begin thinking about pool safety as warmer weather begins to draw near. This video about child pool safety says drowning is the second leading cause of death and injury of children in Canada. To keep children safe around pools, the video… Learn More »

Labor Day Safety: Could You Tell if Someone Was Drowning?

Many people spend the Labor Day weekend enjoying a final opportunity to engage in summer activities like swimming. Which raises the issue of pool and lake safety. If someone was drowning near you, would you recognize the signs? Contrary to the image manufactured by Hollywood of drowning victims thrashing about and screaming for help, people… Learn More »

Swimming in Chlorinated Pools Raises Children’s Asthma and Allergy Risks

Reports on study that pool chlorine has significant adverse impact on respiratory health of children

Legislation Mandating Anti-Child Drowning Drain Covers for Pools Goes Into Effect Friday

Discusses effective date of new law requiring pool operators to install anti-drowning drains to prevent children from being entrapped in pool drains.