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Pool Safety Tips
With warm weather around the corner, the Pleasant Prairie Fire & Rescue Department presents the following safety tips courtesy of PoolSafely.gov. Have a safe start to your summer.

Always watch your children and never leave them unattended
Keep children away from pool drains, pipes and other openings
Have a phone close by at all times
If a child is missing, check the pool first
Share safety instructions with family, friends and neighbors
Learn and Practice Water Safety Skills
Learn to swim
Know how to perform CPR on children and adults
Understand the basics of life saving so that you can assist in a pool emergency
Install a fence around the perimeter of the pool/spa
Use self-closing and self-latching gates
Ensure all pools and spas have compliant drain covers
Have life-saving equipment such as life rings or reaching poles available for use

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