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Drownings in Residential Swimming Pools

The number of drowning in residential swimming pools is shocking.

Since June 26th, 2012, six children aged between 16 months and 3 years old, drowned in residential pools. Despite our vigilance, these accidents happen very quickly. That is why it is essential to efficiently secure swimming pools.
Covering the pool with a rollshutter reduces by 100% the risk of drowning once the rollshutter is closed.

Some alarming figures :
Between the years 2000 and 2009, 33 children under 12 years old died in backyard swimming pools.
According to the Institute of Public Health of Quebec, between 2000 and 2008, over 200 children under 5 years old were hospitalized for drowning