Swim safely this summer with these helpful tips

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SUGAR LAND, TX - As the temperature rises, families across Texas will spend more time around water, whether boating, splashing or swimming.

It's important to remember to be safe.  Last year, the Texas Department of of Family & Protective Services reported 75 child drownings in the state. There has already been 25 cases in 2016.

In the video above, Tracy Laman, the aquatics director of Houston Swim Club, provides safety tips. For more information, click here