Whether you are using an au pair, a
driver, a lift service or transporting your own children it is vital
to ensure their safety at all times. The driver of any vehicle with
children in it must ensure that they change their normal driving attitude
and be extra careful on our roads.
The National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) is a non-profit organisation that saves lives on South African waters. Sea Rescue is run by 920 highly skilled volunteers who are on standby day and night throughout the year.
Pool cover specialist PowerPlastics Pool Covers manufactures and installs an innovative range of quality swimming pool covers, including the Solid Safety Cover designed to safeguard children against drowning accidents.
Our Solid Safety Cover forms a child-proof barrier across the water and effectively prevents access to the pool water. It bears the weight of two adults and a child and is quick and easy for moms to use.
This cover also reduces a pools power, water and chemical consumption, allowing for significant household savings.
While the Solid Safety Cover gives parents peace of mind, PowerPlastics Pool Covers still advocates layers of safety around the pool and adult supervision at all times.
Article - Drowning remains one of the top causes of unnatural childhood death in South Africa. According to recent statistics released by private hospital group Netcare, nearly 72% of near-drownings occur around the home and only 1.22% at the beach. Three-year-old children seem particularly vulnerable and constitute 45.45% of the total.