As summer moves forward, the trend in near-drownings and drowning deaths throughout Greater Houston continues. The Ricewood MUD Board of Directors wants to prevent such tragedies in the pools in our community.
The following are some safety tips to help keep family members and guests safe near the pool this summer. Below that, you’ll also find an informative video from Harris County Emergency Services District 48, one of the fire and EMS departments that serves the District.
For additional tips on summer safety, visit this Ricewood MUD post from earlier this summer. The post includes additional water safety information and tips on how to stay safe in the sun and avoid common summertime crimes. Further pool safety information is available at the National Safety Council’s Pool Safely website.
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