Water Safety & Drowning PreventionCategory
Stop ‘Supervision Shaming’
Everyone thinks the issue of drowning is as simple as keeping an eye on your child, in actuality nearly 9 out of 10 drownings occur while the child has adult supervision.
Are You Protecting Your Child from the Right Things?
What are we most afraid of as parents? Are we protecting our kids from the wrong dangers?
As new parents, we quickly learn a..
Taking a Break: How Will it Impact My Child’s Skills?
WHY SHOULD WE CONTINUE SWIM LESSONS?
Practice is essential to sustain or build skill in swimming. At Oklahoma Swim Academy, our #1..
Pool Culture: A Call for Change
Is your perception of water putting your child’s life in danger?
Water has a reputation of tranquility and relaxation, but it is..
Myth of Dry Drowning
Can my child “dry drown?”
There is always a lot of fear when it comes to having your child put under water, especially for the first..
Drowning: A Friend’s Perspective
Written by: Christina Keifer, Office Manager at Oklahoma Swim Academy
Never in a million years did I think someone close to me would..
The Dangers of Distraction
Many do not realize that drowning is the leading cause of death for children under the age of 5 years. Many do not realize that..
ARMOR OF DROWNING PREVENTION:
Are you sending your child to the pool fully protected? Or do you entrust your child’s life to floaties?
Drowning is the #1..