15 Years Later, Prevention Still Matters ~A blog celebrating Child Safety Link’s 15th Anniversary of Children’s Injury Prevention in the Maritimes~ by Sandra Newton, Manager of Child Safety Link Prevention matters to all of us. When we, our friends, or family are injured, it often becomes the most important focus in our lives. That’s […]
Baby, it’s cold outside! You may have heard that you should not use a snowsuit, a bulky coat or a bunting bag in the car seat. What is the risk? How can you keep your child warm AND safe in the car this winter? As soon as the cold weather begins each year, Child […]
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning is Entirely Preventable. Guest blogger: IWK Regional Poison Centre This past weekend’s time change is a good reminder to check the batteries in your smoke detectors and your carbon monoxide detectors. The IWK Regional Poison Centre would like to remind the public about the dangers of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning […]
Halloween Safety: All the Gory Details I don’t know about you, but the countdown to Halloween has already begun in my house! My kids are planning their costumes, who they will go trick-or-treating with, and the best route to take to get the maximum treat payload in our neighbourhood. With all the fun […]
Blog: A Safe Walk to School Back to school frenzy is here and parents and caregivers are busy getting their kids back into school routines as they return to the classroom. Back to school means more kids on the road, particularly while the nice weather lasts but also when it’s rainy. Walking to school […]
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