Category: Safety

Injury Prevention for Children With Special Needs

Special considerations: Children with special needs If your child has a special need consider these additional safety tips from Dayton Children’s and Safe Kids Greater Dayton: Beware of common dangers: Parents don’t realize that young children can drown in less … Continue reading

Growth and Development Linked to Injury Risk

The Children’s Medical Center of Dayton and Kohl’s Department Stores, as a part of the Kohl’s “A Minute for Kids” Campaign, encourage parents to take a moment and learn more about ways to protect their children from accidental injury. A … Continue reading

2.1 Million Cribs Recalled

Infant Entrapment and Suffocation Prompts Stork Craft to Recall More Than 2.1 Million Drop-Side Cribs On November 23, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with Stork Craft Manufacturing Inc., of British Columbia, Canada,  announced the voluntary recall … Continue reading

Holiday Travel Tips

Car seats – essential for safe travel by air or by land With the busy holiday travel season right around the corner it is important to remember that car seats are an essential safety device both on the ground and … Continue reading

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