Take the Canadian Red Cross Water Safety Quiz

Each year, approximately 520 Canadians die needlessly in unintentional water-related fatalities. Many of these tragedies occur throughout the country during the hot summer months. The Red Cross wants to help you and your family stay safe this summer. 

A new report, ‘Water-Related Fatalities: Facts at a Glance’, is the first 20-year review of drowning research by the Red Cross. View the full report to learn more about Canadians’ behaviours around water.

How much do you know about water safety?

Take our Canadian Red Cross Water Safety Quiz to test your knowledge!


Stay safe around water.

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