Southern Nevada Child Drowning Prevention Coalition

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Southern Nevada Child Drowning Prevention Coalition

Follow the ABC&Ds of Drowning Prevention to Stay Safe Around Water

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Drowning Prevention News

SNCDPC to Hold April Pools Day Media Event on March 31
The event takes place at the City of Henderson Multigenerational Aquatic Complex, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy. on Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. and will include a demonstration of a simulated drowning and rescue.

Remember water safety this Memorial Day weekend!
The Memorial Day weekend is traditionally the unofficial start of summer and with it comes the opening of swimming pools and other outdoor water activities.

 

 

2015 Drowning Statistics

  • 44 submersions (includes fatal & non-fatal drownings).
  • 73% involved children under 4.
  • 41 occurred in a pool - 66% residential/34% public (includes apt. & condo complexes).
  • 9 fatal drownings - 8 involved children 4 years old or younger.

More statistical information on Data/Stats Page.