Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Foto Friday....

I photographed triplets on Monday morning.....2 boys and a girl....thought you would enjoy!


A swimming pool is 14 times more likely than a motor vehicle to be involved in the death of a child age 4 and under.
Orange County California Fire Authority

An estimated 5,000 children ages 14 and under are hospitalized due to unintentional drowning-related incidents each year; 15 percent die in the hospital and as many as 20 percent suffer severe, permanent neurological disability.
National Safety Council

Of all preschoolers who drown, 70 percent are in the care of one or both parents at the time of the drowning and 75 percent are missing from sight for five minutes or less.
Orange County, CA, Fire Authority

~Since yesterday, 11 infants and young children have drown in the U.S.
~Another 39 fell into a body of water and now suffer permanent injuries.
~In 18 states drowning is the leading cause of death for infants and young children.