Category: Safety

A royal car seat blunder

It’s hard not to get caught up in the excitement of the new Royal Baby. My colleagues and I were able to catch the exciting moment when Will and Kate emerged from the hospital with the new baby – truly … Continue reading

Protecting little riders

Over the spring Dayton Children’s Hospital participated in quite a few helmet fittings for kids in our community.  We deeply believe in the importance of wearing helmets for each and every ride for all kids – and all wheeled sports … Continue reading

Protecting your castle

Planning your family vacation this summer?  Don’t forget to take a few extra minutes to prepare your home for your time away – you want to make sure you come back to the same place you left! Here is a … Continue reading

You’ll shoot your eye out…

“You’ll shoot your eye out” is the popular phrase the movie A Christmas Story made famous while making the use of BB guns out to be a non-serious issue. In actuality the use of BB guns is no laughing matter.  According to … Continue reading

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