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Fire Safety and Burns--Identifying High-Risk Situations
Children are at increased risk for serious fire and burn injuries and death because they have thinner skin than adults, resulting in burns at lower temperatures.
Fire Safety and Burns--Prevention
Develop a family escape plan and practice it repeatedly so that your children will have a better chance of escaping a fire unhurt and alive.
Play It Safe With Kitchen Fires
Most fires in the home start in the kitchen, and kitchen fires can quickly turn serious.
Firearms--Identifying High-Risk Situations
Parents often underestimate their child's ability to gain access to a firearm in the house, or even the child's ability to pull the trigger.
Firearms Safety
Detailed information on firearm safety and prevention