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Water Wise is an injury prevention campaign to reduce drowning and other water-related injuries. It does not matter if you are at the beach, on a boat or at a public or backyard pool, make your play around water safe to avoid injuries that can last a lifetime.
The goal of Water Wise is to raise awareness, provide education and to create supportive environments to promote water safety.
o Drowning is one of the leading causes of injury-related death in Canada.
o The good news is that drowning or a near drowning incident is PREVENTABLE.