With summer around the corner, many people in the Chicago area are looking forward to spending time at their local swimming pool, relaxing, talking to friends and family, and getting a break from the heat. In addition, for many people, visiting the pool is a year-round activity, as many community centers, gyms, apartment complexes, and private homes have indoor pools.
Swimming is undoubtedly an excellent form of exercise and a great way for kids and adults alike to relax and have fun. Unfortunately, it also exposes people to a significant risk of serious injury. Here are some of the ways in 1 pool maintenance can result in serious injury.