Category Archives: Safety

Organization Encourages Action to Prevent Heat-Related Death in Children

Every 10 days, across the United States, a child dies from being unattended in a hot car.

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AAP Offers Fireworks Safety Tips

The Fourth of July is a holiday full of family, friends, and of course, fireworks and so the American Academy of Pediatrics is offering a few safety tips to ensure your celebration is fun and safe!

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Safe Kids: How to Fit a Life Jacket

Safe Kids is working to make sure you’ve got the right life jacket for your child—and that you’re putting it on properly to get maximum protection.

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Safe Kids: How to Properly Secure a Bike Helmet

Safe Kids provides an interactive video that shows parents how to safely secure a bike helmet.

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AAP Advocates for Life Support Training for Children and Adults

In a statement published by the American Academy of Pediatrics, experts advocate for what they explain as essential training.

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Boating Safety: Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe

As we prepare to head into the long holiday weekend, Safe Kids is encouraging parents and guardians to consider five boating safety tips.

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There is No Script: Your Teen and Marijuana

In Tuscarawas County, the Anti-Drug Coalition is working to share information with parents and guardians about how to talk to teens about marijuana.

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Bike Safety Month: Ensure They Enjoy the Ride

May is Bike Safety Awareness Month and Safe Kids is sharing related safety information with the community.

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Mental Health Tips for Teens Graduating from High School.

This is a time of excitement and adventure for many young people, but also a time filled with uncertainty.

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How to Prevent Poisoning Accidents

The American Academy of Pediatrics is encouraging parents and guardians to take preventative measures to ensure children do not have access to poisonous substances.

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