This is a problem for most condominiums. How to detect such drowning situations & render help immediately? In the night, especially after the facilities are closed, no one expect anyone to go near the pool nor use it. The guards will only find out when they go on their patrols.
Snippet from AsiaOne
Thursday, Oct 06, 2011
SINGAPORE – The body of a Vietnamese woman was found in a condominium swimming pool on Tuesday morning.
Ms Ngu Ten Thi Thuyen Hoa, 35, was found floating face down in the pool of One Fort @ Mountbatten, reported The Straits Times.
Police have classified the death as unnatural.
It is believed that the housewife, who lived at the condo with her 14-year-old daughter, fell into the pool sometime during the night.
No bruises or wounds were found on her body.
Police also recovered a mobile phone and laptop at the bottom of the pool. The items are believed to be Ms Ngu's belongings.
Investigations are ongoing.