Safety first when in the water

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Looks like we’re in for a nice stretch of beautiful weather!

If you’re heading into the water, here are a few tips safely enjoy your time in pool, ocean, lake, etc.

  • Always swim with a buddy.
  • Know your limits – if you tire, take a break
  • Swim where there is supervision by a lifeguard or an experienced swimmer, preferably someone with CPR training.
  • Take extra care to watch over inexperienced swimmers.
  • If swimming in the ocean and caught in a current, swim parallel to shore or float on your back until you can make it to shore.
  • Be careful about water depth and other swimmers when jumping in the pool.
  • Don’t drink and swim.
  • Remember your sunscreen.

Happy swimming!