Category: Safety

The recall adventure

Another car seat recall has hit the scene. Evenflo is recalling select models of their car seats that use a harness crotch buckle which may become resistant to unlatching over time, due to exposure to various contaminants (food and drinks). … Continue reading

Bad medicine

Safe Kids Worldwide just released a new research report identifying new insights into why kids are getting into medicine nearly 500,000 times per year. Every minute of every day, a poison control center receives a call about a potential medicine poisoning … Continue reading

More than a bump on the head

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and it’s important to remember that “bump on the head” can be so much more.  Today, we have a guest blog by State Senator Shannon Jones about the dangers associated with traumatic brain injury. … Continue reading

Patient safety is everyone’s business

As National Patient Safety Awareness Week kicks off (March 2 – 8, 2014), it’s important to remember your essential role as a parent when visiting the doctor’s office or hospital. This week, I sat down with Dr. Adam G. Mezoff, … Continue reading

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