Drowning is a leading cause of death among children ages one to four.READ MORE: Hundreds Of Motorcycle Riders Ride From Doral To Key Largo For Good Causes
It is a particular problem here in South Florida, year-round, but even more so in the summer.
Water safety awareness can be a real lifesaver.READ MORE: COVID In Florida: 2,482 New Cases, 22 Additional Deaths Reported Sunday
We focus on the efforts of a local non-profit and a South Florida mother who has become a swim safety advocate following the death of her daughter in a backyard pool some years ago.
Guests: Meredith Troy, Pediatric AssociatesMORE NEWS: Lauderhill PD Needs Help Locating 72-Year-Old Levan McKenzie
Cassie McGovern, Swim Safety Advocate