Category: Safety

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

Celebrate Child Passenger Safety Week: Use the right seat at the right time

Dayton Children’s, Safe Kids Greater Dayton and the American Academy of Pediatrics recommend the following to help parents navigate the car seat progression: Use rear-facing infant seats in the back seat from birth to at least 1 year of age … Continue reading

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