Irven Coey: Pools need protection measures to keep kids safe

03/15/2014 3:21 PM

03/15/2014 3:34 PM

Any pool at a residence must have some kind of enclosure to prevent a child from entering without a responsible person present.

This protects not only the children living there, but others also.

IRVEN COEY

Modesto

Editor’s Note: Requirements for pool safety including enclosures, covers and alarms are covered in Article 2.5 of the Swimming Pool Safety Act for the city of Modesto. For more, visit www.modestogov.com/forms/pdf/ced_bds_pools-spas.pdf.

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