Is your insurance ready for National Water Safety Month?

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After the long winter, it is almost time to start opening pools and heading to the beach again. Now that the weather is warming up, we are rapidly approaching May, and the insurance industry is reminding Americans that it is National Water Safety Month, which is a very important time for making sure that precautions are taken so that everyone will be able to enjoy various aquatic activities safely. Even before that month has the chance to begin, there are certain steps to take. Although you may only be opening…

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Water safety must be continued throughout the length of the season

Even though the summer is on its way to a close, it remains just as important to keep up proper water safety efforts as it was at the very beginning of the season and at its hottest points. According to the coordinator for the Safe Kids of Douglas County, Meaghan Tilton, the second most common cause of death among children between the ages of 1 and 4 is drowning. She explained that “We’re focusing on pool safety because that’s where younger children are most likely to drown.” The program is…

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