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CAMP RULES STRICTER FOR SWIMMING

CAMP RULES STRICTER FOR SWIMMING

Going to camp this year? There will be stricter pool regulations and requirements that kids wear life preservers. The law comes about after the death of a Sturbrdge boy Christian Frechette who died during a recreational pool accident back in 2007. Among the provisions in the seven page law one that requires kids who take a week off from camp have their swimming abilities retested by a licensed official. Camp operators say that is impractical.

 

 

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