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Playground and water feature safety

Playground and water feature safety

Playgrounds can be located close to natural water features, such as ponds, lakes, streams, or built water features, such as fountains, splash pads and wading pools. Some home playground sets have water features, allowing children to cool off in the hot summer months. It is important to remember there is a drowning risk whenever a water feature is present. Young children under five years of age are most at risk because:

Parents should be sure to take the following steps, to help prevent drowning and other injuries from occurring on splash pads, wading pools or home water features.Child playing in a water park