These safety tips, compiled by Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, are a good reminder for everyone that with fun comes responsibility. Keep these suggestions with you as you roll into summer fun!
Check out this list of swimming classes to teach any level of swimmer how to make their way in the water.
A 12-hour swimming relay will raise funds for an 11-year-old boy shot and killed when his father attacked the family then took his own life.
Many people will set one or two modest goals for the year of 2013, but a 27-year-old woman is setting a New Years Resolution that isn’t so common, and it’s all to benefit a good cause.
Here she goes again, but this time she may be jellyfish-proof.
A 52-year-old artist from the Keys just finished an eight-mile swim. Larry Herlth isn’t trying to set any records, though.
Strong onshore winds Monday led to a higher than normal danger of rip currents, where swimmers can find themselves grabbed by currents that seem to pull them out to sea. That led to more than half a dozen arrests Wednesday on. Ft. Lauderdale Beach alone.
An autopsy is underway as the Broward Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate the death of an Oakland Park toddler who died after spending time in a pool.
It’s summertime and swim safety is top of mind for many families in South Florida, especially those with children that have special needs.
It’s summertime in South Florida and that means more time at the beach and in the pool. But all that time at the pool or ocean leads to a higher risk of drowning for everyone, especially children. That’s why simple swimming lessons could be the difference between life and death.