Keeping Kids Safe

There is nothing quite like holding your newborn baby for the first time. All at once your heart is filled with such love for this tiny person. You want nothing more than to hold them close and to keep them safe always. But, before you know it, this small, utterly dependent baby is an adventurous toddler, a precocious preschooler, and almost overnight becomes a determined teenager. And even though they grow up, as parents we never lose that desire to keep them close to us—and to keep them safe.

In our day and age, we hear so much about various frightening diseases, that we often worry about keeping our children healthy. The fact is, more children are killed or injured accidentally than from all childhood diseases combined. The good news is—we can do something about it. Through education and simple preventive steps, we can keep our children safe.

Following is information on the most common threats to our children. Review this information with your child, and help him/her to take responsibility for his/her safety. You will be encouraging them to start a lifetime of healthy and safe habits.

Age-Specific Safety Tips

Bicycle Safety

Childproofing Your Home


Fire Safety

Home Safety

Internet Safety

Motor Vehicle Safety


Product Recalls

School Bus Safety

Seasonal Safety Tips

Sports Safety

Sun Safety

Water Safety

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