Water Safety

Drowning is an epidemic in the South Florida Community, and is the leading cause of death for children ages 1 to 4. Since 2010, the South Florida community has lost 81 children under the age of 12 to a preventable drowning incident. For every fatal drowning it is estimated that there are 10 - 15 non-fatal drowning incidents, a majority of these cases result in lifelong complications for the victim. Florida is the number one state in drowning deaths.