March 2008 Table of Contents

In Tribute to Jules Field Editor's Desk In Tribute to Jules Field

There are people you meet in life who make an indelible impression, who change the way you look at yourself and your world. For me, Jules Field was one of those people. Read more

A Valuable Lesson LifeSavers A Valuable Lesson

One of the hardest messages to get across to young guards is the importance of staying vigilant. Read more

Big Splash Features Big Splash

The Los Angeles suburb of La Mirada, Calif., is in waterpark ground zero. Read more

Newsroom Waterpark Accidents Injure Patrons

Disaster struck at two separate waterparks recently. In Elmhurst, Ill., 20 patrons were hospitalized following a chlorine leak at the Mayan Adventure Waterpark by Holiday Inn on Jan. 21. Read more

Newsroom Legislation: The Big Picture

The Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act may not be the only new law for the industry over the coming year. Read more

Newsroom Pentair Sued in Entrapment Case

The family of a Minnesota girl who was entrapped by a wading pool drain last summer has sued Sta-Rite, a subsidiary of industry giant Pentair Inc., which manufactured the drain. Read more

Newsroom New Homeland Security Rules In Effect

New Department of Homeland Security rules are targeting public pools, and those not in compliance may face substantial fines. Read more

Reviews The Great Swim

During the summer of 1926, journalists from America and Europe focused their readers' attention on who would become the first woman to swim the English Channel. Read more

Killer Parties Risk Management Killer Parties

Pools provide the perfect platform to host parties: water, spacious decks, ample chairs and tables for lounging and socializing. Read more

Bug Zappers Tech Talk Bug Zappers

Recreational water illnesses are a major concern for facility operators, with outbreaks up significantly last year. Read more

Heart Warming Water Fitness Heart Warming

For generations, swimming has been the exercise recommendation of choice for children born with cystic fibrosis. Read more

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