The Minnesota Water Safety Coalition will help protect Minnesota residents and guests by advocating and providing public education in water safety, working toward zero drownings.
The website is to be used as a resource for educating and advocating water safety. It provides water safety reminders and education for in and around water.
Water Safety is especially important to those living in Minnesota considering the large number of lakes and rivers. As the leaves disappear and the temperatures drop, it’s time to discuss ice safety and provide tips for keeping everyone safe on and near the ice. Continue reading
If you’re the one responsible for keeping children safe in water, you shouldn’t rely on your ears to tip you off to a drowning in progress.
Experts say most drownings are quiet incidents and don’t match our preconceived notions of victims yelling for help and frantically waving their arms in the water. Continue reading