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World Health Organization Global Report on Drowning

WHO Global Report Drowning

World Health Organization highlights devastating global impact of drowning   World Health Organization Global Report on Drowning The World Health Organization’s  first” Global Report on Drowning: Preventing a Leading Killer”,  was recently released which reveals that drowning claims the lives of 372 000 people each year and is among the ten leading causes of death for children and young people ...

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2014 CPSC Pool and Spa Submersion Memorandum

CPSC Pool Spa Drowning Report

2014 CPSC Pool and Spa Submersion Memorandum This report presents estimates of the number of pool- or spa-related submersion injuries between 2010 and 2012, and it presents counts of reported pool- or spa-related submersion fatalities involving children younger than 15 years of age between 2008 and 2010.   Download 2014 CPSC Pool and Spa Submersion Memorandum Report

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Circulation Entrapment Memorandum covering the years 2009-2013

2014 Circulation Entrapment Report

Circulation Entrapment Memorandum covering the years 2009-2013 Released May 2014 This memorandum characterizes information on circulation entrapment incidents associated with pools, spas and whirlpool tubs that were reported to the Consumer Product Safety Commission staff. Download the Report:  Circulation Entrapment Memorandum covering the years 2009-2013

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Derek Frechette & CEF Memorial Foundation

Christian Frechette

Derek Frechette & CEF Memorial Foundation “PREVENTABLE PAIN” Derek Frechette & CEF Memorial Foundation By Derek Frechette The heart retching, preventable, inconsolable loss of our son Christian to drowning.  It was Friday, July 13th, 2007, a day of trepidation for some, a day our lives changed forever for us.  It started off as a normal summer around 8:00 o’clock in ...

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Jenna DeVito-Roisum & The Mason’s Walk For Drowning Prevention

Mason Alexander Roisum

By Jenna DeVito-Roisum   Mason Alexander Roisum was born into this world on September 7, 2006. This was the first of the two happiest days of my life. (The second being the birth of my daughter). My husband and I learned we were pregnant with Mason on January 1st of that same year. I fell in love immediately.  That love ...

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Yosina M. Lissebeck: Mother and Child Safety Advocate

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Yosina M. Lissebeck: Mother and Child Safety Advocate by Yosina M. Lissebeck   When I was in junior high a school counselor asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up.  I told them I did not want to be anything; I was going to be an attorney.  That drive and motivation had me passing the California State ...

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Sandra Testo-Michaud and The Katelyn Foundation

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Sandra Testo-Michaud and The Katelyn Foundation by Sandra Testo-Michaud   No parent should have to experience the heartbreaking loss of a child.  No family should have to bear the far-reaching emotional burden experienced with such a loss.  Every year some 3,500 children drown in the United States.  Drowning is the leading cause of unintentional injury death to children 4 and ...

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2010 CPSC Report Pool and Spa Injuries and Fatalities

CPSC Pool Spa Drowning Report 2010

Consumer Product Safety Commission Report Released May 2010  Download–> Pool or Spa Submersion: Estimated Injures and Reported Fatalities 2010 Report   

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Water Safety New Zealand 2009 Report

New Zealand 2009 Drowning Report

Water Safety New Zealand 2009 Report Released by Water Safety New Zealand Visit–>Water Safety New Zealand 2009 Provisional Drowning Report                 For more information visit  – www.watersafety.org.nz/media/archived-news/2010-news/2009-drowning-report/      

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The Royal Life Saving Releases 2010 National Drowning Report

Royal Lifesaving 2010 Drowning Report

  Report Released September 2010 Download–>The Royal Lifesaving 2010 National Drowning Report    

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