Category: Swimming Accidents
7 Water Safety Tips to Protect Florida’s Children in Pools and SpasMay 18, 2023 | Category: Child Injuries, Swimming Accidents
Florida ranks No.1 in child fatality rates caused by drowning, and these accidents are preventable.
Simple Steps to Impact Water SafetyJuly 26, 2022 | Category: Swimming Accidents
Summer is here, and many families are enjoying the time off with water activities. Water safety plans are essential for parents and guardians.
What Are the Most Common Swimming Accidents?September 2, 2020 | Category: Swimming Accidents
If a swimming accident occurs at a pool, lake, river, beach, or public swimming area, our Naples personal injury lawyer can assist you by bringing a claim on your behalf, regardless of the circumstances.
4 Tips to Prevent Child Drowning AccidentsJune 10, 2020 | Category: Child Injuries, Swimming Accidents
Drowning is the leading cause of death for children ages 1 to 14 in the United States. Three children tragically die every day.
Top 4 Causes of Swimming Pool AccidentsFebruary 3, 2020 | Category: Swimming Accidents
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports on child-drowning and senior-drowning incidents.
Increase in Florida's Population Can Lead to More Child Pool AccidentsNovember 27, 2019 | Category: Child Injuries, Swimming Accidents
Florida’s beautiful weather attracts thousands of visitors, and we want to be sure they are safe when swimming in pools. Parents magazine reminds parents that drowning can happen fast, even with all we know about preventing it.
Holding a Property Owner Liable for Swimming Pool InjuriesSeptember 10, 2019 | Category: Personal Injury, Swimming Accidents
If you or a loved one has been injured in a swimming pool accident, Florida law may entitle you to compensation. Contact Attorney Randall Spivey at our Fort Myers accident law firm to learn more about your rights and what you can do to empower yourself under the law.
Chlorine Pool Accident Can Cause Lasting InjuriesJuly 5, 2019 | Category: Swimming Accidents
NBC News reported that ambulances took about 26 people to hospitals, and about two dozen others sought treatment themselves, following a sudden release of chlorine gas at a Utah pool.
What Are Pool Owners' Responsibilities?May 13, 2019 | Category: Child Injuries, Swimming Accidents
Drowning deaths, or near-drowning injuries, can take only a few minutes to occur.
How to Prevent Childhood DrowningMarch 8, 2019 | Category: Child Injuries, Swimming Accidents
Florida has the dubious distinction of having more children drown than any other state in the nation. Eighty-eight children were remembered at a Vanderbilt Beach ceremony in January.