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  • Household Safety: Preventing Injuries From Firearms for Parents

    If you own a gun, be sure that these rules are followed in your home to protect your kids from injury and death.

  • Childproofing and Preventing Household Accidents for Parents

    You might think of babies and toddlers when you hear the words "babyproofing" or "childproofing," but unintentional injury is the leading cause of death in kids 14 and under.

  • Bedrooms: Household Safety Checklist for Parents

    Use these checklists to make a safety check of your home, including your nursery, child's room, adult's bedroom. You should answer "yes" to all of these questions.

  • Home Sweet Home for Parents

    Guidance on childproofing and keeping kids safe at home.

  • About Teen Suicide for Parents

    When a teen commits suicide, everyone is affected. The reasons behind a suicide or attempted suicide can be complex, but often there are warning signs.

  • Gun Safety for Kids

    By now, you probably know what guns are and what can happen if they fall into the wrong hands. Find out how to protect yourself and how to learn about gun safety.

  • Household Safety Checklists for Parents

    Young kids love to explore their homes, but are unaware of the potential dangers. Learn how to protect them with our handy household safety checklists.

  • First Aid & Safety for Parents

    Keeping your child safe is your top priority. Learn how to protect your child inside the house and out, what to do in an emergency, how to stock a first-aid kit, where to call for help, and more.

  • Gun Safety for Teens

    Every year, guns are used to kill or injure thousands of Americans. Here's how to keep yourself safe, whether your family has guns at home or not.

  • Household Safety: Preventing Burns, Shocks, and Fires for Parents

    Burns are a potential hazard in every home. In fact, burns - especially scalds from hot water and liquids - are some of the most common childhood accidents. Here's how to protect kids from burns.