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Summer Pool Safety Tips

Summer is a fun time to socialize with family and friends. For many, there is nothing that says summer quite like a pool party. If you have just installed a swimming pool, you will hopefully have updated your Metro Atlanta Georgia Homeowner Insurance policy to reflect the change. Also remember that as a pool owner, it is important to provide a safe environment for guests.  To ensure a great party every time, follow a few basic safety tips.

  • If children are going to be attending the party, it is essential that there be a dedicated adult, or two or three, watching the pool at all times.
  • Water safety is vital for young ones, but children may not be the only ones at risk. Alcohol and pools generally do not mix too well, so keep a careful watch over your guests in case anyone is inclined to drink and dive.
  • Be sure to be aware of any possible hazards. A broken glass or hot grills are also potential risks. A garden hose or pool toys left lying close to a pool might trip someone up – and over!
  • Remember too, that anyone who drinks too much may legally be your responsibility, even after they leave the party, so be careful to help any intoxicated guest to share a ride with a sober driver.

Georgia Home Insurance may protect your home from a range of perils; however any policy is only effective so long as it is current. In the event of a major change such as the installation of a pool or pool house, be sure to speak to us to update your Home Insurance.

Our agents work with all our Buford, Dacula, Suwanee, Hoschton, Braselton, Grayson, Winder, Loganville and Atlanta neighbors to provide friendly service to help you choose the insurance that is the best fit for your family’s needs. Contact us today! 


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