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Pool Security: Importance of Locking Your Pools

Pool safety must always be a priority, especially for businesses that organize outdoor events and have public or private pools.

While investing in pool alarms is a crucial first step, ensuring comprehensive pool security requires additional measures.

This blog post will discuss the importance of locking your pool and how professional patrol services can significantly enhance pool security.

Are Pool Alarms Enough to Keep Your Pool Safe?

While pool alarms are an essential security feature, they cannot guarantee the complete safety of your pool area. Even the most advanced alarm systems may have limitations in detecting unauthorized access or potential hazards. For this reason, it’s crucial to consider additional security measures, such as patrol services, to provide comprehensive pool security.

This is How Patrol Services Increase Pool Security

  • Patrol services provide a visible deterrent to unauthorized access and potential hazards.
  • Professional security guards are trained to observe and report any suspicious activity and keep an eye out for potential hazards.
  • Further, the presence of a patrol guard serves as a deterrent to would-be trespassers and unwelcome visitors.
  • Patrol guards also provide additional services such as access control, crowd/traffic management, and event security.

What to Look for in a Pool Security Guard?

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When scouting for a pool security guard, it is essential to ensure that they are licensed and certified. Look for guards with experience working in a similar environment, and make sure the guard is knowledgeable about pool security protocols.

The guards should be trained in pool access control methods like a lock and key systems. They should also conduct inspections at pool entry points and enforce pool rules.

When hiring pool security services, looking for guards that project authority, professionalism, and confidence is essential.

Rely on Statewide Patrol for Your Pool Security

At Statewide Patrol, we are dedicated to creating a safe environment for your event guests in Austin, Dallas, and San Antonio, Texas. Our security guards have extensive experience and are certified and insured for superior pool security.

Furthermore, they use the most up-to-date pool access control methods to guarantee optimal pool safety. We also utilize the electronic Deggy® Guard Tour System to monitor and track the guards’ activities.

Contact us today for more information about pool security. We offer a free, no-obligation security survey of your business and pool facility. Let us help you protect your property and ensure the safety of your guests. 

We look forward to hearing from you.


We use the electronic Deggy® Guard Tour System. This allows our officers to easily report events and record our inspections' exact date, time, and location. This system further proves that the services were performed, allowing us to deliver a higher quality service.