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Water Safety

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The Burbank Fire Department encourages the community to follow these water safety tips:

  • Never leave a child unattended in or near water.
  • Teach kids to swim. Enroll in classes offered by the City of Burbank Parks and Recreation Department.
  • Ensure all pools and spas - both in your backyard and any public pool - have compliant drain covers. 
  • Install barriers, covers and alarms on and around your pool and spa.
  • Know how to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on children and adults.
  • Consider hiring a professional lifeguard when having social gatherings around pools or spas.

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