Recreational Water Illnesses
Security for Swimmers
The Cooper County Public Health Center provides important information that recreational swimmers, boaters, and others can use when out on or in the water. By adhering to these guidelines, you can seriously reduce the chance of illness and infection, and keep both yourself and your loved safe and enjoying the warm weather!
Take some time to review some of the TOP recommendations and FAQs below to learn how you can have a safe experience when the weather turns warm:
Your Disinfection Team: Chlorine & pH
pH Levels Of Water: What Does Chlorine Do?
Why Does Chlorine Need To Be Tested Regularly?
Why Is pH Important?
What Else Can Be Done To Promote Healthy Swimming?
Steps for Swimmers & Rules for Parents
3 Important Steps for Swimmers
3 Essential Rules for Parents