Healthy Communities

Swimming Pools and Related Facilities

image of child swimmingThe Arkansas Department of Health offers consultation with pool builders, pool service technicians, engineers, architects and public health officials as well as pool industry personnel regarding the construction requirements for new and renovation of swimming pools, spas, and other related facilities; review of plans for new construction and renovation of public and other related facilities; supervision of inspection program conducted by local public health officials to insure compliance with regulations; provide training for public health officials, pool operators, managers, service technicians and builders; provide technical assistance to public health officials; development and revision of rules and regulations pertaining to swimming pools and other related facilities.

For more information about the safe use of pool chemicals, check your pool safety plan or visit Centers for Disease.

Resources
Pool Safety
National Swimming Pool Foundation(NSPF) FDA Milk Safety
Cost Estimate Worksheet
Guidelines for Pool and Spa Operators
Pool Plan Review Guidelines 
Swimming Pools Rules and Regulations
Pool Report of Accidental Drowning at Pools, Spas, or Other Related Facilities
Pool Operator Record
CDC's Healthy Swimming
CDC's Drowning Prevention Website
CDC Healthy Swimming brochures (available in English or en Espanol)
CDC Pool Chemical Safety posters (each available in English and en Espanol)
Water Quality & Health Council (WQHC)'s Healthy Pools
Office Address Phone Fax
Environmental Health 4815 W. Markham St., Slot 46
Little Rock, Arkansas
501-661-2171 501-661-2572

Public Health Accrediation Board
Arkansas Department of Health
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