California is home to 1.3 million swimming pools, and about 15,000 new ones are added annually.

Despite their appeal on hot days, pools can become dangerous if they’re not well-maintained or lack proper supervision and safety measures. Injuries can happen quickly and have serious consequences, such as head trauma or drowning.

Knowing the dangers of pools and how to prevent accidents can help you have a safe, enjoyable summer. If you’re hurt in a swimming pool accident, the California pool accident lawyers at Berg Injury Lawyers can help you get compensation for your injuries.