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Toddler bed rail

February 03, 2006 EST | Safety & Recalls

The question of whether you need a toddler bed rail, depends largely on how active your little one is. But the question of when to use the bedrail, is a decision for Mom and Dad, and one that should not...

Childproofing your home - 12 safety devices to protect your children

August 02, 2005 EST | Safety & Recalls

About 2-1/2 million children are injured or killed by hazards in the home each year. The good news is that many of these incidents can be prevented by using simple child safety devices on the market today. Any safety device...

Preventing drowning

July 25, 2005 EST | Safety & Recalls

Did you know that drowning is the second most common cause of death from injury for children aged 1 to 4 years old? Children under four are at risk beause they move very quickly but are not always aware of...

Be safe at home

June 11, 2005 EST | Safety & Recalls

Water can be a great danger to your infant, toddler, or even older child. You need to be extra careful with any type of standing water. You even need to be diligent when you are washing the floors with a...

The dangers of electric toys

June 03, 2005 EST | Safety & Recalls , Toys

Electric toys and other electrically operated products intended for use by children can be extremely hazardous if improperly used, used without supervision, or not properly designed and/or constructed. The possible dangers are many: electric shock, burns, especially if the product...

Strangulation with crib toys

June 03, 2005 EST | Safety & Recalls , Toys

Crib gyms, exercisers, kickers, and similar toys are attractive additions to a child's environment, but they are DANGEROUS as well. The risk of strangulation begins when children are just starting to push up on hands and knees, usually about 5...

Safety tips for sleeping babies

June 02, 2005 EST | Safety & Recalls

If your baby is under 12 months old, you can help prevent SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome), suffocation, and strangulation by following these three tips: Baby in Crib Place your baby to sleep on his or her back Remove all...

Child safety tips

May 13, 2005 EST | Safety & Recalls

6 Ways to Prevent Child Abduction 1. Never leave your child alone in a public place, car, or stroller. 2. Point out a safe house or houses in your neighborhood, where children can go if they are in trouble. 3....