One warning you will always read on inflatable swimming toys is to never leave your children ‘unattended’ as they use it because apparently, things can get really, really bad. As you can see in the video below, a toddler in China was playing in a pool and things quickly took a horrific turn after the inflatable ring flips upside down.
According to a report by the Daily Mail, the said incident happened at the Leyou Baobei swimming centre in Zhaoyuan City, located in the Shandong province.
In the clip, you will see the child playing in the pool unattended.
Suddenly the inflatable ring flipped upside down.
The child was upside down for more than a minute.
Watch the video:
We do hope this would serve as a warning for parents everywhere.
General Safety Tips For Swimming Pool Toys
Meanwhile, the Toys Advice website shared five important safety reminders for inflatable swimming pool toys:
Check the warning labels for inflatable safety instructions, and age recommendations.Always choose toys that suit the age and abilities of the child you are buying the toy for.Avoid small parts on toys intended for children who still chew everything in sight.Check how the toy is made before you buy it. If there are any attached parts they should be secured. Seams in inflatable toys also need to be tight.Check that any toys which contain sand or other materials don’t leak.
Doctors Surgically Removed 28-Pounds of Feces From Constipated Man
22 years worth of feces!
A 22-year old Chinese man found himself in the hospital in really bad shape; he was weak and moaning in pain, his stomach so distended he looked 9 months pregnant. He had chronic constipation for most of his life and got to the point that laxatives couldn’t provide total relief from his pain and discomfort.
The patient looked like he was about to burst anytime!
He was sent to surgery and after three hours, doctors were able to remove a massively swollen large intestine filled with feces; it weighed 28.6 pounds or 13 kilograms!
17-Year-Old Boy Accused of Stealing Bike Tattooed With ‘I’m a Thief’ On His Forehead
The tattoo artist and his accomplice were later arrested for torture.
We all know that stealing is a crime and those who commit it deserve to be punished. However, there are instances when such a punishment can go overboard that even the theft victims may be considered accountable by the law.
This story is about a teenager in Brazil who allegedly failed in his attempt to steal a bicycle. Unfortunately for him, he was caught by the owner who decided to give him a harsh punishment – giving him a forehead tattoo that says “I’m a thief and a loser” in Portuguese.
This unnamed Brazilian teen was allegedly caught stealing a bike and was given a forehead tattoo that said "I'm a thief and a loser."
Man Shows The Easiest Way To Catch Piranhas
There’s a bit of a concern and debate on the man’s method of fishing.
A man in South America is seen fishing for piranhas -- and doing it as chill as he can be. Piranhas have always had a bad reputation as they’ve been portrayed as vicious fish that mutilate bodies in various films. But this guy isn’t scared one bit as he is seen casually fishing them out of the river, leaving the Internet concerned.
The man is seen standing on wood planks and holding his bait for the piranhas. As the fish take a bite, their razor-sharp teeth get caught in it and the man then pulls them towards the box beside him. There’s a bit of a concern and debate on the man’s method of fishing.