Children need to be supervised by parents and adults
Tragic drowning occurred consecutively
Recently, in Nam Dinh and Thanh Hoa, there have been two drowning incidents, the victims are all born children, leaving a lot of pain and worries not only for the family but also for the whole society.
Most recently, on May 17, at Hai Thanh beach area, Tinh Gia, Thanh Hoa, a tragic drowning happened, two boys (SN 2009 and 2012) are siblings.
Information said, before the accident, two children were playing soccer together at the beach, then the ball flew into the flooded water, one of them ran to get the ball. Seeing his brother slip, the second grandchild also reached out to save him, but unfortunately, he drowned.
On the same day, around 14:00 on May 17, a group of about 15 students went to the beach in Hai Dong commune, Hai Hau district, Nam Dinh province to play.
In the group, there were about 3 children going into the sea to bathe, after a while they were swept away by the waves, people nearby saved the other 2 children. 1 child was swept away by water and could not be found.
According to Mr. Tu (people living next to the beach), that day the sea level was very high, the wind was very strong, a lot of students went to the beach to swim.
“There were children who bathed away from me and chased them close to the shore. After a while, a group of children got a foam sheet and brought it to the sea, where there was a whirlpool. After that, seeing 3 children in danger, people swam out to pull 2 children to shore, but one child was nowhere to be seen.
When we brought the two children to shore, they immediately ran away, we stopped to ask and learned that the children in Hai Hung commune came out to play.” Tu said.
The above are just two recent typical cases that show that, when children are at the curious age, parents also need to pay attention to their children to learn skills and prevent drowning.
“Parents should not be subjective, there are families in the city who think that their children rarely come into contact with rivers, so they should skip swimming…or don’t pay much attention to propaganda materials on prevention. drowning”, shared by an expert.
Children need to be supervised
The Ministry of Education and Training has just issued Official Letter No. 1562/BGDĐT-GDTC on strengthening drowning prevention and control for children and students in the summer of 2022, requesting the Departments of Education and Training, establishments education to strengthen propaganda, education to raise awareness and awareness for children and students; actively coordinate with departments, branches and local authorities at all levels in organizing, managing, supervising and guiding children to participate in healthy fun activities; strengthen the review and detection of hot spots with high risk of drowning accidents to give timely warnings; organize swimming classes, learn safety skills to prevent drowning for children in the summer. Well organize the handover of children and students to their families and localities before summer break…
At the same time, strengthen training and fostering to improve drowning prevention capacity and teach safe swimming and drowning for staff and teachers in educational institutions to improve the quality of propaganda, education for children and students; Regularly urge, inspect and supervise the organization and implementation of drowning prevention work at schools, educational institutions, and units under their management and take measures to deal with these units. , individuals do not seriously carry out the propaganda and education on prevention of drowning among children and students.
In addition, on the side of the family, parents, and child’s supervisors need to guide and identify the risk factors for drowning for children such as potential drowning risk locations for children (wells, ponds, rivers and streams). …); build bamboo and wooden barriers, cover with safety lids to prevent children from accessing open water sources… To protect children from drowning accidents, children need to be supervised by parents and adults.
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