Accidents and injuries can hurt children, and many can be prevented. As children grow, the sorts of accidents they are at risk for change.

Safety topics include:

  • baby bouncer
  • car safety
  • childproofing your home
  • drowning prevention
  • guns
  • holiday safety
  • indoor air pollution
  • lead poisoning
  • playground safety
  • poison information
  • safety tips
  • snake bites
  • strangers

More information

Bike Helmets - English | Spanish

Bites and Claw Scratches: Human or Animal - English | Spanish

Booster Seat Handout - Spanish

Burns - English | Spanish

Car Seats for Small Infants - English | Spanish

Child Passenger Restraint Law - English | Spanish

Good Handwashing - English | Spanish

Keeping Your Child Safe - EnglishSpanish

Prevent Choking - English | Spanish

Prevent Falls at Home - English | Spanish

Prevent Poisoning - English | Spanish

Safe Sleep for Babies - English | Spanish

Second Hand Smoke - English | Spanish

Sun Safety - English | Spanish

Why You Shouldn’t Use a Baby Walker or Exersaucer - English | Spanish

Support Groups

Visit these websites for more information:

A Guide to Playground Safety - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

A Parent's Guide to Internet Safety - U.S. Department of Justice/FBI Publications

Being Safe in the Kitchen - Kids Health, The Nemours Foundation

Car Safety Seats: A Guide for Families - American Academy of Pediatrics

Choosing Safe Toys - Kids Health for Parents, The Nemours Foundation

First Aid and Safety - The Nemours Foundation

Is Your Child in the Right Car Seat? - NHTSA - National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Kids on the Move: Walking And Biking Safely - National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Noisy Toys, Dangerous Play - American Speech-Language-Hearing Association - NHTSA - National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Safety Basics - Safe Kids USA

Safety Links - Safe Kids USA

Safety Tips - The Center for Children with Special Needs - Seattle Children's

Summer Safety Tips - American Academy of Pediatrics

Sun and Water Safety - American Academy of Pediatrics

Visit Our Injury Prevention Center - Phoenix Children's Hospital

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