Tag Archives: safety

Christmas with Wee Ones

By Pam Dillon
Baby’s first Christmas? TIMBEEEEER! Just kidding. But folks? Keep an eye on that tree.
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Guns in your home? Be Aware of the Risks

  Do you have a gun or guns in your household? Air guns? BB guns? Please be aware of the risks. In fact, the Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS) is urging health professionals to ask families whether they have firearms in … Continue reading

Halloween costume safety tips … for Pets

Are you dressing your pet up for trick or treating? As with our own children, there are a few things to keep in mind when it comes to costume safety. Before you dress up your four-legged friends, the leading retailer, … Continue reading

Heat’s ON

It’s HOT HOT HOT Out There
Are your kids okay? Be sure they’re safe in this weather Continue reading

Keep Kids Safe From Electrical Injuries: #NoSafeShock

Did you know even mild electrical shocks can have long-term after effects? These #NoSafeShock tips will help keep your kids safe. Continue reading

Keep Little Ones Safe During the Holiday

  Holiday Smarts It’s an exciting time of year for little ones. Most of them are looking forward to Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or, depending on family your background, Chriskwanzukah. Even the littlest ones have an inkling that’s something’s up. There’s … Continue reading

Keeping Toddlers Safe Around the Pool

Now that summer is in full swing, you’re probably spending some lazy afternoons with your kids in your backyard or neighborhood pool. While you want to keep a close eye on all of your children while they are in and … Continue reading

Kid-Proof Your Home

New Standards for Child Safety Children are naturally curious. They are even more interested in exploring something that’s forbidden to them. Tell a child “no” and the gears start turning. If you don’t act fast, one day you’ll turn around … Continue reading

Making Room for Baby

Tips for creating the perfect nursery

Decorating for newborn or a child on the way can be one of the most exciting tasks in the early days of parenthood. But while it’s satisfying, parents can often be overwhelmed by choices. They don’t need to be. It’s all about baby steps. Continue reading

Swimming Smarts: Hippo Splash Party

How comfortable and safe are your kids in the water? With summer swim season just around the corner, now’s the time to assess swimming smarts, skills and confidence. Continue reading

Talk to Your Kids About Internet Safety

When it comes to stealing someone’s identity for personal gain, children aren’t exempt from the deceptive tactics employed by fraudsters. If your child is diving head first into the cyber world, it’s time to educate them on the risk factors of … Continue reading

Winter Injury Prevention Begins at Home

Tips to make this season injury free This winter, it is important to keep injury prevention at the forefront. With cold, snowy weather, an influx of toys and countless activities, being proactive can go a long way towards keeping your … Continue reading