The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is part of a coalition of health groups that issued an advisory on the risks of lawn mower use by children. The safety rules say children under age 12 should not operate any type of lawn mower and the minimum age for operating a riding mower should be 16.
While grilling can be a great alternative to cooking inside, did you know that almost 60% of all grill fires on residential properties occur in the summer? These fires, that can damage property and cause injury and even death, are often preventable?
Through the NEVER LEAVE YOUR CHILD ALONE campaign, Safe Kids USA, along with many other partners such as AAA, is working to increase awareness and reduce heat stroke deaths to children left unattended in vehicles.
Did you know that bikes are associated with more childhood injuries than any other consumer product except autombiles?
Open windows are one of those hidden hazards in your home that most parents don’t think about and they can pose a serious threat to young children whether you live in the city or in […]
More 12 year olds have used potentially lethal inhalants than have used marijuana, cocaine and hallucinogens combined, according to data released by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) in conjunction with the […]