There are a few crucial things to consider when being around the water, let's explore them.
Learn to swim
Swimming is such a natural action for humans that many babies are born with the ability to swim! If you don't already know how, take lessons! This should be common sense for any one that lives near the water, but I think everyone should know how to swim.
No one wants to find himself naked and injured, yet many of us neglect the one place in our home that could lead to such an embarrassing circumstance: the bathroom. I never even considered the importance of bath safety until I experienced it with my dad's fall.
When the mandatory seat belt law came into effect in my state of Florida at first I thought it was ridiculous. I mean, who does the government think they are to tell me I have to wear my seat belt? I obviously wasn't alone; I had a lot of friends who were ticketed for not wearing a seat belt. Well, I have to admit that I have probably been saved twice from them.