Swimming Areas Safety http://wamc.org en Father of Vermont Boy Who Drowned Emphasizing Safety http://wamc.org/post/father-vermont-boy-who-drowned-emphasizing-safety <p>The father of a 12-year-old Vermont boy who drowned at a swimming hole last year is starting a campaign to help swimmers take precautions.<br><br>Bentley Seifer drowned while swimming at the Bolton potholes in July 2011.<br><br>His father, Bruce Seifer, tells the Burlington Free Press he's assembled a legal team, mapped out the sites of recent drownings and started meeting with state officials.<br><br>He's interested in putting out public messages about when certain swimming areas are particularly dangerous.<br> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 22:50:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 53203 at http://wamc.org