Tag: Safety

reckless driving April 24, 2017

The toll of reckless driving, a personal story

With 23 surgeries behind her, Brittany Leedham talks with teens about the costs of speeding and other driving dangers.

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Safety

distracted driving April 11, 2017

One family’s story: the price of distracted driving

We know distracted driving is extraordinarily dangerous. Now what are we going to do about it?

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Safety

preventing household poisonings March 21, 2017

Poison prevention tips: how to keep your child safe

All of us can help prevent accidental poisonings. Here's how.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Safety

when to take a child to the er February 27, 2017

When should a child go to the ER?

Sometimes it's hard to know what to do if your child is ill or hurt during "off hours." A guide to when to go to the emergency room.

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Children

furniture-tipping January 4, 2017

Make sure furniture is secure, prevent tipping injuries

TVs are big culprits in furniture-tipping injuries among children.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Safety

tips to stay safe on new year's eve December 29, 2016

8 tips for a safe New Year’s celebration

Don't let New Year's Eve end with a trip to the emergency department.

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Safety

button-batteries December 21, 2016

Beware the danger of button batteries

Those button batteries are too tempting; keep them out of children's reach.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Safety

decorating-for-the-holidays November 23, 2016

Keeping safe while decorating for the holidays

Decking the halls can bring a time of increased risk for injury. While decorating for the holidays, follow this advice to make sure the family stays safe.

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Children Safety

November 21, 2016

Remember this while shopping for holiday toys

Make sure to follow age recommendations for holiday toys and avoid these items while shopping for kids.

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Children Safety