Summer Safety Tips 2019
Summer Safety Tips 2019

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  • The 100 days between Memorial Day and Labor Day are the deadliest for children and adolescents.
  • In the U.S., motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of injury-related death for ages 5 to 24.
  • Drowning is the leading cause of injury-related death for children ages 1 to 4, and ranks third for children 19 and under.
Play it safe in the water
Play it safe in the water

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  • Drowning is the leading cause of injury-related death for children 1 to 4 years old, and ranks third for children 19 and under.
  • Protect your children by watching them constantly whenever they are around any type of water.
  • Learning CPR will help you know what to do if there is an emergency.
Do You Know What Drowning Looks Like?
Do You Know What Drowning Looks Like?

Article at a Glance Drowning is not loud or noisy; it is deceptively quiet. Somebody who is drowning is unable to yell or signal for help. When your children are playing in or around water, it is important that they are under your constant supervision. Even being distracted for a few seconds can be deadly. … Continue reading “Do You Know What Drowning Looks Like?”

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