Tag Archives: safety

Forgetting a Child in the Car: It Should Never Happen

You’ve seen it on the news or read about it online. You’ve shaken your head in disgust, wondering how any parent could ever do it.

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What Parents Should Know to Prevent and Deal with Bug Bites

You’re not the only one who enjoys the warm weather.

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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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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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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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Parents Who Host Lose the Most

“If your child is not mad at you on a weekly basis because of a decision/rule you made then you are not being an effective parent.

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Alcohol and Pregnancy: It’s Just Not Worth the Risk

Despite some debates on whether some alcohol consumption during pregnancy may or may not affect the baby, experts with healthychildren.org say the risk simply is not worth it.

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