Washington, D.C. – A new report released today by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) highlights the need for continued vigilance in combating child drownings, particularly as many families prepare to spend more time at home this summer to curb the spread of COVID-19 Coronavirus. Child drownings remain the leading cause of unintentional death among children ages 1 to 4 years old.
CPSC’s new data shows that there were, on average, 379 reported pool-or-spa-related fatal drownings per year for 2015 through 2017, involving children younger than 15 years old.
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reminds everyone to Follow 10 Simple Steps to Pool Safely During Independence Day Weekend
On average, more than 20 children drown in pools and spas during the week of July 4th
Washington, D.C. – In anticipation of family gatherings around public and residential pools during the Independence Day holiday, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s (CPSC) Pool Safely campaign is urging parents and children to follow 10 steps to stay safer when spending time in or near the water.
According to media reports and data compiled by the USA Swimming Foundation, at least 152 children younger than 15 fatally drowned in a swimming pool or spa this year, with at least 86 of those fatal drownings happening since Memorial Day weekend.
No Entrapment Deaths Since 2008
Washington, D.C. – A new report out today from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) reveals that children younger than age 5 represent more than 75 percent of all pool and spa submersion deaths and 78 percent of pool and spa submersion injuries in the United States involving children younger than 15 years of age.
Government data also show that African-American and Hispanic children between the ages of 5 and 14 are at a higher risk of drowning.
Clarksville, TN – First of all, stop what you are doing, open the calendar app on your phone and mark May 12th as Mother’s Day. If you are a real go-getter, mark May 7th as “Get ready for Mother’s Day.”
Mother’s Day is a big day. It’s a day loaded with emotion for a lot of people. It means different things to different people. On the surface, we are all just supposed to pat our moms on the back for birthing us, but for many people (just like on any holiday), Mother’s Day can be a time of sadness. «Read the rest of this article»
Fort Campbell, KY – The registration deadline for the USAA Military Spouse Appreciation Week, which runs May 7th to 11th, 2012, has been extended through midnight May 3rd, 2012.
Military Spouses are an invaluable asset to the Army. They support their Soldiers though mission, deployment, reintegration and reset, and keep the home fires burning. The Army recognizes the support and sacrifices made with Military Spouse Appreciation Day May 7th, 2012.
Fort Campbell, KY – Military Spouses are an invaluable asset to the Army. They support their Soldiers though mission, deployment, reintegration and reset and keep the home fires burning. Throughout history, military Spouses have been the backbone that provides support for the Soldiers and holds the Family together.
The Army recognizes the support and sacrifices made with Military Spouse Appreciation Day on May 7th. Fort Campbell wants to show gratitude to Spouses with a week’s worth of events and activities from May 7th through May 11th, 2012.
Learn how simple safety steps save lives in and around pools and spas.
Parents and families can build on their current safety systems at pools and spas by adopting additional water safety steps. Adding as many proven water safety steps as possible is the best way to assure a safe and fun experience, because you can never know which one might save a child’s life—until it does. «Read the rest of this article»
My European facial and hot stone back massage at Queen City College Esthetics (1594 Fort Campbell Boulevard) was the best relaxation I’ve had in a long time. Going to a spa is not something to stress over; it’s something to look forward to!
Esthetic’s (or aesthetics) is a branch of science that deals with skin, the largest organ in the human body; it provides methods leading to health and well-being of skin for both men and women.
Clarksville, TN – Queen City College is proud to announce the grand opening of their expanded Esthetics Department Saturday, April 16th, 2011 from 10:00am – 4:00pm, right next door to their current location.
The 2000 square foot addition will offer several private treatment rooms, make-up and skin care retail products, and even a boutique. «Read the rest of this article»
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