Proper first aid for drowning children

To prevent drowning, the family should prohibit children under 4 years old from swimming in swimming pools.

Always supervise the child when swimming or swimming with him, using a float to ensure safety.

It is forbidden for children to play near the pool. Do not leave small children at home alone, tightly covering water containers in the house.

Minors should not drink alcohol, take stimulants when swimming.

Families need swimming training and water safety skills for the child as soon as possible.

Safety training for employees of swimming pools and beach areas.

Schools need to make swimming a mandatory skill in high schools and universities.

A drowning claims more than 3,000 lives each year, most of whom are children under the age of 16.

Priority should be given to determining the circulatory arrest of the drowning person in order to carry out cardiopulmonary resuscitation, then asphyxiation, medical call, absolutely do not slope the victim upside down on the shoulder and then run around.

From May to now, the weather is hot, children spend the summer bathing in ponds, rivers and streams, many families organize beach trips … increases cases of drowning.

Since the beginning of the year, more than 100 children have been killed by drowning.