"Unfortunately, poop happens. I have been fortunate to only have this situation occur 2x this summer so far, but in the past it has been a common occurance. We had one child that seemed to do it every week. You are going about it…"
"A while back we were having the same problem, so I started a "healthy water campaign." Now, my facility doesn't see anywhere as many as yours does, but it worked for us. Below is the link, and the article I wrote is on…"
"yeah the thought of a liquid stool release is unpleasant; 20ppm for 24 hours (shudder). Not really sure what you can do that you aren't already doing or that hasn't already been suggested. When we have "Code Brown's"…"
"There was another agency in the Bay Area a few years ago that had this same problem, although not 11 times. They were able to trace it back to some lifeguards who apparently didn't want to work and were deliberately releasing fecal matter…"
"Thats a GREAT idea, we have to do buddy every 15 min when camps are here so not sure how we would handle that.....but excellent suggestion! Thanks so much......If anyone else has something to offer, Im open to anything at this point :)"
"I had a similar issue at my last facility. With around 700 day campers coming into the pools daily it seemed we were having issues every day. Tracking down the culprits, when possible, typically led us to school aged children and not those who would…"
So far this season we have had to shut our facility for fecal release 11X. We have been handing out flyers in english & spanish with our swim diaper policy, have diapers on site for those who need them and make frequent punblic announcements. It doesnt seem to be helping.......what do you guys do to avoid this happening at your facility? Im at a loss and the public is rightfully furious.....Any suggestions? There is always the possibilty that someone is doing it intentially, but how can you…See More