The single most effective prevention of drowning measure is the installation of a Safety Barrier to prevent unauthorised - or unsupervised - access to the water
A pool fitted with a Safety Barrier is far less likely to be the scene of an accident, and in many places such a barrier is required by law
Read a little about your legal liabilities - and here's lots more information on general pool safety; what you can do to your own pool to make it the safest place it can be
A swimming pool is a difficult environment for any equipment to deal with - 24/7 exposure to weather, chemicals, damp and humidity all contribute to the harsh conditions.
Anything that has to last for several years around a pool is probably not going to be cheap and Safety Barriers are certainly no exception to this. However, they are vital safety equipment and, if you find them a bit beyond your immediate financial reach, - look here . .
Barriers come in 3 main categories: -
Each has it's advantages and disadvantages - although there are NO disadvantages to the prevention of drowning
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Ken Walker - MyPoolGuru©