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When the weather is warmer, people tend to cool off by going in swimming pools or bodies of water such as rivers, canals, lakes or the sea. Please visit our ‘Water Safety’ page to find out how you can keep yourself and others safe around water.

Infographic. Drowning is among the 10 leading causes of death for people aged 1-24 years. Children under 5 are at greatest risk. World Health Organization.