Category: Safety

School Bus Safety Week

School Buses Are Nearly 8 Times Safer than Passenger Vehicles Dayton Children’s and Safe Kids Greater Dayton provide tips to keep kids safer for National School Bus Safety Week As child safety advocates, we often get asked why the majority … Continue reading

Don’t get spooked!

Keeping Kids Safe on Halloween Pedestrian safety tips for little ghosts and goblins Halloween is an exciting night for children; however danger can lurk at every corner and crosswalk. With the days getting shorter, children are likely to be trick-or-treating … Continue reading

Orchard Park Elementary Celebrates Safe Kids Walk This Way

Today over 200 children from Orchard Park Elementary School in Kettering participated in International Walk to School Day and celebrated Safe Kids Walk This Way. City of Kettering and Kettering School Board dignitaries along with the PTO, Kettering Safety Section … Continue reading

International Walk to School Day

Wednesday, October 7, is International Walk to School Day – a day to celebrate the importance of walking. Dayton Children’s and Safe Kids Greater Dayton are supporting Safe Kids Walk This Way events – programs held in conjunction with International Walk to School Day, … Continue reading

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