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car seat press release 2015

New study shows that 80 percent of parents think car seat registration cards are important, but only 42 percent return the card.

Heatstroke Prevention Day 2015

31 children died last year as a result of heatstroke; 11 so far in 2015.

Seguridad de los detergentes

Los paquetes de detergente líquido ganan popularidad y ya se utilizan en el 20 por ciento de los hogares estadounidenses, por lo que los padres deben estar conscientes de esta área de riesgo emergente para los niños. Entre 2012 y 2013, más de 700 niños menores de 5 años experimentaron consecuencias graves al exponerse al contenido de los paquetes de detergente líquido, con un impacto mucho mayor entre los pequeños de 1 y 2 años de edad. De hecho, los centros de intoxicaciones recibieron más de 33,000 llamadas desde el 2012 hasta mayo del 2015.

With liquid laundry packets gaining in popularity, now used by 20 percent of U.S. households, parents need to be aware of this emerging risk for children. Between 2012 and 2013, more than 700 children 5 and under experienced serious effects as a result of liquid laundry packets, with the impact greatest among 1 and 2 year olds. In fact, the poison centers received more than 33,000 calls from 2012 through May 2015.

Anthony Foxx
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser and Safe Kids Worldwide CEO Kate Carr joined students, parents and faculty today at D.C.’s Shepherd Elementary School to raise awareness and advocate for changes that will improve road safety for kids.
medicine safety press release 2015

New report reveals 1 and 2 year olds account for 53 percent of medicine-related calls to poison centers.15-19 year olds are 6-times more likely to have serious outcomes.

home safety research report 2015

Safe Kids Worldwide study shows families can do more to protect their children.

TV Safety Day

Safe Kids Worldwide and CEA Mark January 31 as National TV Safety Day


Nationwide Launches 'Make Safe Happen' to Reduce No. 1 Cause of Death Among Children