What Makes a Safe Pool Fence?

Pool fence regulations: What does a safe fence look like? Last summer was particularly devastating for drowning deaths: on our beaches, in waterholes and in backyard pools. Royal Life Saving statistics tragically inform us that the majority of toddlers and children who drown do so in backyard swimming pools, with a large proportion caused by […]

Pool Safety Laws in NSW

Having a pool on your property may be fun and relaxing, but it also entails responsibility. Owners must take precautions to make sure the pool area is safe. New amendments to laws published in New South Wales in 2012 focus on protecting young children from accessing the pool area. The Office of Local Government administers […]