SAFETY FOCUS AREAS
Car Seat Safety
Engineers are working hard to ensure that cars and car seats are designed to keep kids as safe as possible. But it’s up to every parent to take full advantage of these innovations by making sure car seats and booster seats are used and installed correctly. Here’s what you need to know to ensure that your most precious cargo is safe in cars.
Home is a place to relax, play, and enjoy spending time with family. Let’s face it, sometimes kids get into things that they probably shouldn’t. Here are a few tips to keep little explorers from finding their way into household items that could be dangerous.
Whether it’s an organized sport or just a game of tag or capture the flag with neighborhood friends, kids love to have fun and play. It’s one of the great things about being a kid. In this section, you’ll learn all the ways to keep your kids safe from preventable injuries so they can stay active and continue to play the games and the sports they love.
Bicycle, Skate, and Skateboard
Every two minutes, a child is treated in an emergency department for an unintentional cycle-related injury. Make wearing a helmet a habit from the first time your child rides a tricycle, bike or roller skates. As role models, adults should "lead the way" by modeling helmet use every ride, every time.
We know water is everywhere. So to make water safety easy, we divided it into three categories: Water safety at home, swimming safety, and boating safety. Here you’ll find everything you need to know about safety around all types of water.