Child Safety News & Tips

  July 15, 2021

Resources for Proper Child Safety Seat Installation

Need resources that can provide helpful information for proper child safety seat installation? Learn more about the NHTSA standards, tips for infants and children with special needs, tips for booster seats, and more. […]

  October 20, 2021

Holiday Safety Tips for Infants

Whether you're staying at home or traveling for the holidays, help keep your infants safe by following these safety tips. […]

  February 15, 2021

Babyproofing a Kitchen: 5 Safety Tips Parents Need to Know

Help keep your children safe in the kitchen by keeping harmful objects out of reach, preventing burns, and always being attentive. Learn more about babyproofing your kitchen. […]

  January 15, 2021

Does the Furniture in Your House Pose a Risk for Children?

Boost your children’s safety by making sure the furniture in your house is safe. Get tips and learn more about keeping your home safe. […]

  October 10, 2020

How To Get Information on Consumer Product Safety Recalls

Americans buy and use many consumer products. The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is tasked with helping protect the public against unreasonable risks of injury or death from consumer products. One way it does that is by issuing product safety recalls. Help keep your family safe by staying up to date on product safety recalls. […]

  September 20, 2020

Distracted Driving: How to Talk With Teen Drivers About the Risks

Parents should talk to their teens about the dangers and consequences of distracted driving, as well as be good role models when behind the wheel. read more about why this is such an important discussion. […]

  September 10, 2020

Home Fire Safety Tips for Cold Months

Home fire safety is always important, especially during the cold months. There are steps you can take to help keep your home safe from fires caused by heating equipment and holiday decorations. […]

  September 10, 2020

Keep Kids Safe this Halloween

To help your kids stay out of harm’s way this Halloween, ensure they have safe costumes, set clear rules about trick-or-treating, and tell them to make good choices. Learn more about our Halloween safety tips. […]

  August 20, 2020

5 Tips to Prevent Accidental Poisoning in Children

To help keep children safe from accidental poisonings, check each room of your home for harmful substances and store them where children cannot access them. […]

  July 20, 2020

Help Prevent Stranger Abductions – What to Teach Your Child

The world is a curious place. While it’s full of wonder, especially in the eyes of a child, it’s also important to not turn a blind eye to its possible dangers. Hence, it’s important to learn about stranger abductions and teach your child how to help prevent them and stay safe. […]

  July 10, 2020

Smoke and CO2 Alarms: Safety Tips for Your Family

To help keep yourself and your loved ones safe, it’s important to make sure you have smoke and carbon monoxide alarms installed and maintained. Learn more about these alarms and other fire safety tips. […]

  June 20, 2020

Can You Use too Much Sunscreen on Children?

Like other products, parents sometimes worry about the proper use of sunscreen on children. How much is too little? How much is too much. Read more to find out the best way to keep your children safe in the bright sun. […]

  June 10, 2020

Preventing Injuries in Children While Camping

When bringing your family together to spend time roughing it in the woods, how can you keep your most vulnerable family members — your kids — safe? In this article, we will explore ways to plan a safe trip, anticipate emergencies, and keep your youngest family members safe. […]

  May 10, 2020

Emergency Training for Kids: How to Teach Kids about Staying Safe

Teaching your child to properly identify an emergency and how to seek help isn’t an easy task. Explore more about teaching your kids about contacting 911 and how to stay safe during an emergency. […]

  April 20, 2020

Swimming Pool Safety: What Parents Need to Know

Swimming pools are a great place for families to go to have fun and spend quality together. However, it’s important to know and follow pool safety steps for in and around the water, to help lessen the chances of injury or drowning. Since 69% of young children who have drowned were not expected to be in or near water, it’s more important than ever to not only keep an eye on them, but to understand these safety rules. […]

  April 10, 2020

Teaching Bike Safety to First Time Riders

With about 80 million bicyclists sharing the road with motor vehicles, it’s important for bike riders and drivers to take safety precautions. This is where the importance of learning the fundamentals of riding for first time bicyclists comes in. Even if you’re an experienced rider, it’s still beneficial to periodically review these rules of the road. […]

  March 20, 2020

How to Keep Your Child Safe around Pets

Everyone loves a furry friend and many people choose to have their children grow up with pets. However, it is important to be aware of the interactions between young children and these pets. Learn more about simultaneously keeping pets and children safe today. […]

  March 10, 2020

Tips for Child Proofing Your Home

For young children, there is so much to explore. Kids are curious about what things are and how they work. However, when unsupervised, they can easily harm themselves by looking into these mysterious things. Take a look at a few tips on child proofing your home. […]

  February 20, 2020

6 Great Children’s Books That Teach Safety Lessons

Children enjoy learning through entertainment which is why books are a great way to keep them engaged and informed about their safety. Check out our list of six children’s books to educate your child on safe habits. […]

  February 10, 2020

Preventing Injuries: A Guide to Playground Safety

Going to the playground can be the highlight of a kid’s day, but playgrounds can be dangerous if they aren’t taken seriously. Learn five tips you can your children can use to help ensure everyone’s safety. […]

  January 20, 2020

2019 Statistics on Missing Children

With the children in our life set as our number one priority, it’s important to keep our kids safe. Take a look at the common reasons children went missing in 2019 to be aware of the potential dangers to help prevent them from happening. […]

  January 10, 2020

What Are the Benefits of the Child Safe Kit®?

When a child goes missing, every second counts. The Child Safe Kit® stores vital identifying information about your child that can help authorities in their search. […]

  December 15, 2019

Phone App Safety Guide

With so many new apps being released each month, though, it may seem impossible to really stay informed. That’s why we made this helpful guide so that you can decide what apps your children should and shouldn’t use to keep them safe in cyberspace. […]

  November 10, 2019

Family Digital Safety Tips

Teaching kids to navigate the digital world is ongoing and ever changing, but these tips can help parents focus on what is most important. […]

  October 25, 2019

8 Digital Skills Your Kids Should Be Building

The accelerated pace of digital technology can expose kids to dangerous risks, so it’s critical that parents teach their children right from the start the ways to stay digitally safe. […]

  October 10, 2019

Talking to Kids about Safe Passwords

Most parents know the dos and don’ts of passwords, but what about your kids? A strong password is the best way to stay on the defensive from hackers and even online predators. Learn more on how to help keep your children safe online. […]

  September 20, 2019

Phone Monitoring Software Guide for Parents

Cyberspace is not always a safe place for your child to be, and the best way to keep them safe is to carefully monitor their online activity. Ready to get started? Check out this guide comparing phone monitoring software options. […]

  September 10, 2019

Should You Be Worried About Your Kids Browsing Incognito?

Have you seen your child surfing the web in “Incognito Mode”? Don’t even know what this is? Either way, you may be wondering if this is something you should be worried about. Learn more about browsing incognito today. […]

  August 20, 2019

Top 8 Vacation Spots for Families Looking for a Digital Detox

In an age in which it seems that everyone is hyper-focused on their personal devices, disconnecting from technology can help a family reconnect with each other. If your family is looking for some great places to go that puts the focus back on real-life, read more. […]

  August 10, 2019

Signs Your Child May Be Bullying Others

No parent wants to believe their kid could ever be a bully, but it happens. In fact, approximately 30% of young people admit to bullying others, so it’s important that parents learn the warning signs. […]

  July 20, 2019

Could A Selfie Be a Safety Risk?

Like it or not, it’s the age of the selfie. While self-portraits are nothing new, at no other time in history have people been so obsessed with their own image, but could something that seems harmless actual present a safety risk? Learn more. […]

  July 10, 2019

Your Kids Will Love These 40 Summer Fun Ideas

Summer is here and your kids are ready for some fun, so we have put together a lifesaver of a list to keep kids busy. Check it out. […]

  June 20, 2019

DIY Cell Phone Accessories to Make With Your Child

If you are the crafty type and are looking for some fun ways to spend time with your child, check out these great DIY cell phone accessories from simple upcycled household items. […]

  June 10, 2019

Family Game Nights Are Getting People Talking Again

If the family is falling into the inevitable rut of staring at a digital device for the majority of the evening, there may be a way to get everyone talking again by having a family game night. Learn how you can start a family game night tradition. […]