Many beaches across the US will have will have a new assistant. E.M.I.L.Y. is her name, and she is a robot. She has the potential to rescue victims six times faster than a human.
What do you think of this new technology?
Whether you’re a parent with a backyard pool or an adult who enjoys a day at the beach, drowning prevention and water safety education should always be a priority.
We can end drowning in our lifetime. Public awareness and education focused on young children is the most powerful tool to prevent fatal and non-fatal drowning.