National Water Safety Month

Make Water Safety a Priority for Kids

Drowning is the leading cause of unintentional death among children ages one to four May is National Water Safety Month, and Harris County Public Health (HCPH) encourages residents to stay alert while enjoying water activities. As temperatures begin to climb, so do the risks of drowning. Texas leads the nation in drowning deaths for children under five years of age. Last year, eight children drowned in Harris County, and so far this year, three children have lost their lives […]