Category: Safety

Safe Storage, Safe Dosing, Safe Kids

In honor of Poison Prevention Week, this week Safe Kids Worldwide released a new research report that found while the death rate among children from poisoning has been cut in half since the late 1970s, the percentage of all child … Continue reading

Safe sleep…getting the word out!

As a spokesperson for the media when it comes to child safety issues, you sometimes never know what you are going to be asked to comment on. Recently, I was asked to give our position and thoughts on safe sleep … Continue reading

March Madness…safety style!

March Madness has begun.  As my friends and family know,  I’m a huge Dayton Flyers fan!  When my husband and I moved back to Dayton after a short stint in Cleveland, season tickets were one of our first purchases. Mary, … Continue reading

Carpooling and Booster Seats: The Inconvenient Truth

I’ve written about the importance of having a safe car pool previously – but a study was recently published by the American Academy of Pediatrics underscores how inconsistent booster seat usage is when car pooling. In Ohio, boosters for kids … Continue reading

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