Safety Moment – July 16, 2023

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Safety Moment - Safe Swim Defense

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At a recent visit to the Wente Scout Reservation, I witnessed a camp resident not using the Safe Swim Defense!

Let’s review the 8 points of the Safe Swim Defense:

1. Qualified Supervision

2. Personal Health Review

3. Safe Area

4. Response Personnel (Lifeguards)

5. Lookout

6. Ability Groups

7. Buddy System

8. Discipline

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