Water Related Incidents and Fatalities Report
January 1, 2000 - December 31, 2000

(Revised April 10, 2001)

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64 deaths, including 28 children, have resulted from the
210 Water Related Incidents this year.

The Children's Safety Zone recently conducted a survey of the water related incidents within Maricopa County.

The results are as follows:

Phoenix Fire Department    (Revised April 10, 2001)
reported by Juliet Falevitch
Total Incidents.............105  (70 children / 35 adults)
Children Fatalities...13   Adult Fatalities...10   Total Fatalities...23

Tempe Fire Department
reported by Beverly Burns
Total Incidents...............8  (8 children / 0 adults)
Children Fatalities...1   Adult Fatalities...0   Total Fatalities...1

Rural Metro Fire Department
reported by Jeff Stocker
Total Incidents...............26  (19 children / 7 adults)
Children Fatalities...3   Adult Fatalities...2   Total Fatalities...5

Glendale Fire Department
reported by Patty Frey
Total Incidents...............11  (9 children / 2 adults)
Children Fatalities...0   Adult Fatalities...1   Total Fatalities...1

Mesa Fire Department
reported by Mary Cameli & Jenny Tobin
Total Incidents...............27  (15 children / 12 adults)
Children Fatalities...2   Adult Fatalities...6   Total Fatalities...8

Peoria Fire Department
reported by Mike Tellef
Total Incidents.................7  (3 children / 4 adults)
Children Fatalities...2   Adult Fatalities...4   Total Fatalities...6

Chandler Fire Department
reported by Jeff Clark
Total Incidents.................6  (2 children / 4 adults)
Children Fatalities...1   Adult Fatalities...4   Total Fatalities...5

Gilbert Fire Department
reported by Donna Campbell
Total Incidents.................4  (4 children / 0 adults)
Children Fatalities...1   Adult Fatalities...0   Total Fatalities...1

Goodyear Fire Department
reported by Holli Sandeen
Total Incidents................1  (0 children / 1 adults)
Children Fatalities...0   Adult Fatalities...0   Total Fatalities...0

Surprise Fire Department
reported by Dave Reuter & Briana Grant
Total Incidents................2  (2 children / 0 adults)
Children Fatalities...1   Adult Fatalities...0   Total Fatalities...1

Maricopa County Sheriff's Department
reported by Dave Toporek
Total Incidents................13   (4 children / 9 adults)
Children Fatalities...4   Adult Fatalities...9   Total Fatalities...13

Total Water Related Incident
 
Total Incidents...............210   (136 children / 71 adults)
Children Fatalities...28   Adult Fatalities...36   Total Fatalities...64
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