- Keep the poop and pee out of the water.
- Check the chlorine and pH levels before getting into pools.
- Don’t swallow the water you swim in.
- Take children on bathroom breaks every 60 minutes or check diapers every 30–60 minutes.
For additional information:
- Pool safety: http://www.poolsafely.gov/
- Ocean, lake, and river safety: http://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/swimming/
- To reduce the risk of drowning: http://www.cdc.gov/features/drowningprevention/index.html