Children playing and splashing in the pool are the quintessential picture of summer. No one thinks that innocent water fun and poolside games can lead to the tragedy of death. Sadly, though, in the worst case scenario, it can. So when news of a child’s accidental drowning makes headlines in San Diego, indeed it is…

Nothing can be more disheartening than a children’s injury. As parents, we work so hard to keep our children out of harm’s way. When an accident does happen, it is tragic as much as it is stressful to the fabric of a family unit. Sadly, although we put many safeguards in place, sometimes accidents still…

“Make Safe Happen”: Nationwide Super Bowl Commercial Causes Uncomfortable Stir The Patriots have won another Super Bowl season. Whether or not you’re a fan, you probably watched the game and tuned into the commercials – the funny ones, the star-studded ones and, at least this year, the sad ones. For the first time in Super…

It’s holiday shopping time! As you peruse the mall, outlets and discount centers, now is the time to think about presents galore. But when it comes to the very best gifts, it’s never been more important to keep safety top-of-mind. The little ones deserve to have tons of fun, but not at the expense of…

It goes without saying that parents strive for the safety of their children. Kids are our worlds and we want to keep them healthy, happy and strong – ready for anything, no matter what age! Unfortunately, though, injury can go from bad in the younger years to worse in the later years according to a…

It’s always a breath of fresh air when others come forward in the name of safety – especially child safety. Although all accidents are unfortunate, those against children are quite possibly the most heartbreaking. But the good news is that we can do a lot to prevent children’s injuries. When it comes to child safety,…

Children are no match against heavy televisions and entertainment systems that can easily tip over if unsecured. These large, heavy items can cause serious injury if they accidentally topple onto a child — and according to a government report, injury by way of tipping TVs are higher than they’ve ever been before. The U.S. Consumer…

As parents, we work hard to make sure our children are kept safe in the face of potential dangers. For instance, the majority of parents install safety gates, carbon monoxide detectors, cabinet locks, and baby room monitors to curb any potential hazard when a newborn is brought home. As children get older, parents don’t change…

Young children are often susceptible to sustaining injury in a San Diego accident if they are not restrained properly. Most parents are well-aware that children under 6 years of age, or under 60 pounds, must be equipped with a car seat or booster seat to help prevent injury in the event of an accident. But…

Many parents take care to prevent child injury. From helmets, to car seats, and even safety gates on stairs, children are often kept protected with various safety devices. But sometimes, even for the most cautious parents and kids, accidents can happen – and when they do, traumatic brain injury (TBI) can be problematic for the…

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