Pool Safety

BSO touts swim safety as temps rise. (Source: CBS4)

Anonymous Donor Helps 1500 Kids Learn To Swim

A hot summer afternoon in Weston last year brought the Chin family out to a community pool.

06/30/2015

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

Baby Aaliyah (Courtesy: Rivera Family)

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

Pool Pump (Source: CBS4)

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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