Author: Emily Brooke Riley

October 21, 2019

How graduated driver licensing laws save teen lives

Know the state laws to help driving teens abide by restrictions and stay safe.

Safety Teens

June 3, 2019

What to know about splash pad safety

Splash pads can be a blast. Here's how to make sure they're safe, too.

Children Infants & Toddlers Safety

April 24, 2018

Teach teens to be safe passengers, limit distractions for teen drivers

The risk of a deadly crash increases dramatically when a teen passenger rides along with…

Safety Teens

August 18, 2017

Keeping children safe on the farm

Farms are rich environments for children to learn and grow. Here's how to keep them safe there.

Children Prevention Safety

May 20, 2016

E-cigarettes: What parents need to know

If your teenager is using e-cigarettes ("vaping"), don't brush it off, thinking it's not as bad as regular smoking. E-cigs carry risks of their own.

Smoking Teens

March 25, 2016

Take time to prevent childhood poisonings

Most childhood poisonings occur when parents are at home but distracted.

Children Safety

February 18, 2016

Space heaters are handy, but know the hazards

Here's why space heaters are dangerous and what you can do to stay safe in your home.


January 19, 2016

When the snow comes, make sure to sled safely

Excitement over flurries can overtake common sense; remember to sled safely on the snow.

Children Safety

November 12, 2015

Your distracted driving is hurting your teen

Parents must lead by example when it comes to distracted driving, including texting.

Safety Teens