Water Safety

Watch Children Around Water!

Click here for the newest CPR Awareness video (English). 
Click here for Spanish.

 

For a printable brochure, click HERE.Water Safety Hotline Button

Telephone Numbers & Web Sites:

Swimming Lessons

Pool Barriers/Fences

Green Pools - To report a stagnant green pool contact 

City of Phoenix Neighborhood Services: 602-262-7844 / TTY: 602-495-0685 or

Contact Maricopa County at 602-506-6616


2014 Phoenix Drowning Incidents To Date:

Total Incidents: 18 (7 adults /11 children)

Total Fatalities:  5 (3 adults / 2 children)                                                                                           updated: 4/23/14


2013 Totals:  62 (22 adults / 40 children) Total Fatalities: 20 (16 adults / 4 children)

2012 Totals:  69 (25 adults / 45 children) Total Fatalities: 15 (12 adults / 4 children)

2011 Totals:  86 (30 adults / 2 teen / 54 children)  Total Fatalities: 22

2010 Totals:  71 (19 adult / 52 children)  Total Fatalities: 16

2009 Totals:  75 (19 adult / 56 children)  Total Fatalities 26 (13 adults / 13 children)

2008 Totals:  82 (31 adults / 51 children)  26 Fatalities (18 adults / 8 children)

2007 Totals:  75 (30 adults / 49 children)  16 Fatalities (2 adults / 4 children)

2006 Totals:  84 (27 adults / 57 children)  24 Fatalities (18 adults / 6 children)

To see Valleywide drowning incident statistics, click HERE.


Seguridad en el agua En Espanol

Drowning Support Group (Led by the parent of a drowning victim, this group is for families (immediate and extended) who have experienced a drowning incident.)


More water safety information:

Bucket Safety

Bathtub Safety

Pool Safety

Practice Water Safety on Vacation