Drowning and swimming pool accidents are an unfortunate, yet common occurrence here in Florida. Sadly, Florida continues to have one of the highest numbers in drowning deaths, especially in young children. In additional to fatalities, drowning and swimming pool accidents can result in:
Swimming pool accidents and drowning deaths can occur in a matter of seconds. These types of accidents can occur due to overcrowded pools, missing emergency equipment, poor supervision by lifeguards, or a violation of state or local safety standards. These sometimes tragic and catastrophic events can take place at hotels, apartment complexes, community pools, or a neighbor’s house. Regrettably, drowning, and swimming pool accidents often happen during family gatherings or times that were intended for fun or celebration. If you have been injured or lost a loved one due to an accident or drowning at a swimming pool, contact Lyons Legal to help investigate and pursue the justice against those that may be responsible.