It’s National Water Safety Awareness Week (18–24 June 2018).
Here are some simple things you can do to stay safe in the water.
- Only swim at waterways with a lifeguard
- Stay within your depth
- Wear a lifejacket
- Avoid alcohol
You can use this list of lifeguarded waterways to find a safe place to go swimming.
Check out more water safety tips and advice on watersafety.ie.