Safety

prevent fires at home October 3, 2018

The 11 best ways to prevent a fire at home

The best way to avoid injury or death from fires is to prevent them from happening in the first place.

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Prevention Safety

child passenger safely buckled in to seat September 27, 2018

What the updated Child Passenger Safety Transportation Policy means for your family

Here's the latest on child passenger safety from a Vanderbilt safety expert.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Safety

Baby laying on tummy on the floor learning how to walk September 19, 2018

Infant injuries from baby walkers are still on the rise

Instead of a using a baby walker with wheels, opt for tummy time.

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Infants & Toddlers Safety

pedestrian safety August 7, 2018

How to make back to school a safer time

Child-pedestrian incidents are increasing as kids go back to school. Here's how to keep everyone safe.

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Children Safety

July-4th-fireworks June 29, 2018

July 4th fireworks best left to experts

Bottle rockets, firecrackers and sparklers cause common injuries among July 4th fireworks.

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Safety Teens

barbecues June 25, 2018

Know the hazards of fuels at backyard barbecues

Fuels that light the grill and tiki torches for your backyard barbecues can also pose safety risks.

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Safety

Water safety tips for kids May 25, 2018

Water safety tips for parents on Memorial Day weekend

Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt safety expert offers tips for keeping children safe during holiday weekend fun.

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Children Safety

Athletes: How to Beat the Heat May 25, 2018

5 tips to help young athletes beat the heat

Here's how to keep young athletes healthy and safe from heat-related illnesses.

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Children Safety Teens

Have fun in the Memorial Day sun -- and stay safe May 21, 2018

Have fun in the Memorial Day sun — and stay safe

Memorial Day weekend kicks off summer fun and brings spike in preventable accidents.

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Children Safety