The Civic Holiday long weekend is a chance for many to escape the heat of the city and head to cottage country. While swimming and boating on Ontario’s lakes can provide much enjoyment, the Personal Injury Alliance reminds everyone to keep these water safety tips in mind.
Secondary drowning is difficult to detect because it comes on gradually. The victim will walk and talk as if there is nothing wrong, but sudden changes in personality, awareness, or energy levels after a near-drowning experience may indicate an underlying problem.
As a pool owner, it’s time to consider the steps you need to take to protect yourself from liability.