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Keep Both Eyes On the Kids

Safety Commission chair discusses ‘Pool Safely’ campaign

June 23, 2011
By BETSY BETHEL Life Associate Editor , The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register

Drowning is a silent killer. It can happen in a matter of minutes, and most times there is no splashing or sound. As of a week ago, said Inez M. Tenenbaum, chair of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 81 drownings and 113 near-drownings had occurred in America so far this year.

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