Pool Safety

A South Florida father's push for safer pools after his seven year old son was electrocuted in the family's North Miami pool has stalled in Tallahassee. (Source: CBS4)

Father’s Fight For Safer Pools Stalls In Tally

A South Florida father’s push for safer pools after his seven year old son was electrocuted in the family’s North Miami pool has stalled in Tallahassee.

03/24/2015

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Commissioners Take Another Step In Aim At Making Pools Safer

Miami-Dade commissioners took another step Tuesday in trying to make pools safer—and perhaps help some homeowners save money.

03/03/2015

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Great Grandfather Saves Toddler Found In Pool

A toddler is back at home, recovering after being rescued by her great grandfather.

10/23/2014

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Miami-Dade Commission Passed New Pool Safety Regulations

Miami-Dade commissioners are expected to give final approval Tuesday to pool safety regulations that could save lives.

10/07/2014

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Miami-Dade Commission Set To Pass New Pool Safety Regulations

Miami-Dade commissioners are expected to give final approval Tuesday to pool safety regulations that could save lives.

10/06/2014

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Miami-Dade Development Committee Passes Pool Safety Ordinance

A Miami-Dade County Committee will review a law Thursday being proposed to mandate all new pools must have low voltage lights.

08/28/2014

Two South Florida pools are shut down Thursday and there is a possibility they may never re-open due to electrical issues found in pump rooms. (Source: CBS4)

Two South Florida Pools Close After Electrical Issues Found In Pump Rooms

Two South Florida pools are shut down Thursday and there is a possibility they may never re-open.

07/03/2014

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CBS4 Investigation Leads To Miami-Dade Unanimously Passing New Law

The Miami-Dade commission introduced an Tuesday ordinance intended to reduce the number pool deaths by electrocution.

07/01/2014

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CBS4 Investigation Leads To Potential Pool Safety Law

Following a CBS4 investigation into pool safety, Miami-Dade County may now pass a law to help prevent electrocution in pools.

06/26/2014

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Long After The Splashing Subsides, Children Can Still Fall Victim To Drowning

Health care professionals warn secondary drowning, or dry drowning, can also be deadly if not caught in time.

06/11/2014

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