Swimming Pool Safety is extremely important to consider when owning a Swimming Pool. The safety of your family and friends can be ensured with a bit of planning and forethought. There are several safety options available that will enable you to take a layered approach to Pool Safety and feel good about providing a fantastic place to have fun and be safe while doing it.
Whether you own an inground pool, above ground pool, inflatable pool, decorative pond, or any device that holds a substantial amount of water, you need to be safety conscious. It takes only a few inches of water to drown a small child and 100% of drowning accidents happened when pool owners thought their Swimming Pool was safe or that it wouldn't happen to them.
The best way to incorporate Swimming Pool Safety is to use the layered approach to provide a back-up in case one level fails. The following methods can all be effective and more than one method should be considered. It is advised that you check with your local municipal by-laws as some or all the following may be required.