Safety and security are prime topics when first meeting a prospective client who is often surrounded by their young children. In fact, most mothers initially want Fort Knox built in their backyards—essentially a water feature without water.
In response to Quebec’s recent spike in pool drownings, Laurentian Bank employees have developed an initiative, under the bank’s ‘Les Petits Plus’ community engagement program, called ‘Une piscine. Une clôture.’ which looks to improve safety in backyard swimming pools across the province.
The City of Ottawa has started a month-long period of consultations with industry stakeholders, safety organizations, community associations and residents on proposals to revise and update its swimming pool enclosure bylaw.