Commercial Pools around Texas
The CDC shows that from 2005-2014, there were an average of 3,536 fatal unintentional drownings (non-boating related) annually in the United States — about ten deaths per day.
About one in five people who die from drowning are children 14 and younger.
For every child who dies from drowning, another five receive emergency department care for nonfatal submersion injuries.
More than 60% of drownings of 0–4 yearolds occur in pools
Swimming is the fourth most popular recreational activity in the United States
Houston has over 3,700 commercial pools – ALL require an annual inspection or more frequent if violations are present.
If a facility requires a re-inspection, there is a re-inspection fee.
Valid operating permit must be onsite and posted
VGBA compliance documents indicating date of installation and life span of the approved drain cover
Verify current ownership information, contact information and mailing address
Residential Pools around Texas
Texas Pool & Spa Standards