Minister set to clamp down on illegal use of paddling pools

Padding Pool SafetyA recent article in the Sydney Morning Herald, highlights the danger of blow up paddling pools and the fact that many parents and homeowners do not realise they are breaking the law by not fencing a portable pool that has more than 30cm of water must be surrounded by a fence that is 1.2 metres high and fitted with a self-latching gate.

It only takes seconds for a child to drown in shallow or deep water, parents need to be vigilant at all times and ensure the safety of children.



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