Posted in Maryland Lawyer on May 19, 2017
With Memorial Day around the corner, many public and private pools in the area are getting ready to open the for the 2017 season. While going to the pool is an excellent way for kids to spend time with friends, get some exercise, and pass the long summer days without school, it also puts them at risk of serious injury. For this reason, it is a good idea for parents to review pool safety guidelines before sending their kids to the pool this summer.
In an effort to reduce child drownings and entrapments in swimming pools and spas, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) engages in a yearly public education campaign known as “.” The campaign website has various educational resources for parents and organizations that discuss pool safety guidelines designed to keep children safe. Some of the specific tips the agency recommends to parents include the following:
Pool injuries affect thousands of innocent victims each year and have the potential to result in injuries that can leave people with lifelong medical issues. To schedule a free case evaluation with a Baltimore personal injury lawyer, call the Law Offices of Randolph Rice today at 410-288-2900 or send us an email through our .