Be safe in and around the water

It is fun to play in the water, but be sure and keep safe. Read the safety tips below and watch the video to learn more.  Then, do the activities below.

  • Wear a life jacket when you are on a boat, raft or inner tube. Wear a life jacket when on a dock or in a lake or river. Always wear a life jacket around water if you are learning to swim.
  • Ask a grown-up before going in or near the water.
  • Always swim with a buddy and have a grown-up watch you.
  • Learn to swim and keep practicing with a grown-up.

Video: Water Safety



Water safety rules

Water safety fun