Pool Safety for Children
Jun01

Pool Safety for Children

Child Drowning Puts Spotlight on Dangers in the Water

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Water safety revisited after paddleboarder’s death
May12

Water safety revisited after paddleboarder’s death

It’s a summertime sport plenty of folks in Austin do all the time, paddling on Lady Bird Lake.

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Water Safety Tips for Children
Apr21

Water Safety Tips for Children

Safety first! Simple tips can make pool time far more enjoyable and safe!

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Environmental Toxicology
Feb10

Environmental Toxicology

Explore Research at the University of Florida: UF environmental toxicologist Nancy Denslow researches how chemicals in water affect the health of animals and ultimately, people.

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Safety: Flood Preparation
Jun05

Safety: Flood Preparation

Farm Bureau Insurance wants you to know how to prepare for a flood in your area. According to the National Flood Insurance Program, the average dollar loss due to floods is more than $2.4 billion each year. In fact, your home has a 26% chance of being damaged by a flood during the course of a 30-year mortgage, and the most telling statistic: 30% of all flood insurance claims come from areas designated as minimal flood...

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Jump In! Get the Facts on Water Safety
Aug30

Jump In! Get the Facts on Water Safety

This informative video was created as a Gold Award project for Girl Scouts. It provides life saving information, about water safety and hypothermia. While my target audience was pre-teens and teens, all ages can benefit from this information. Enjoy this video and be safe on the...

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Summer Safety – Swimming
Aug12

Summer Safety – Swimming

Swimming is a staple of summertime fun. Whether swiming in your backyard pool or a river or pond, safety is always key. Shannon Caldwell, 4H Camping Coordinator, gives handy tips to help you THINK as you...

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Pool Safety For Kids
Jul22

Pool Safety For Kids

A mother’s quick thinking saved her daughter from drowning in their pool when the girl’s arm got stuck in the drain. Julie Chen reports and talks to child safety expert Alan Korn about pool...

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