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Study About Injury Dangers to Children
10-13-2017, 01:26 AM
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Big Grin Study About Injury Dangers to Children
A national survey of 1000 parents discovered that many do not know key facts regarding potential safety hazards for children.

Among the survey's findings: One-in three parents are unaware that children can drown in as little as 2 inches of water. Less than 1 / 2 of parents know drops are the primary cause of unintentional injuries to toddlers. And a lot more than half underestimate how long children must be in a booster seat.

'Particularly in your community of car safety seat consumption, parental information will decrease as kiddies age,' said Dr. Michael Gittelman, an emergency room pediatrician and medical adviser to 'Get on Board with Child Safety,' a national child injury prevention effort. 'Parents need focused information regarding different random injury risks to children as they grow, from infant stage to youngsters to children and all the way through adolescence.'

Unintentional injuries are the major cause of death for U.S. Young ones ages 1-4 and under. 'Get on-board with Daughter or son Safety' was headed by the children's brand 'Safety 1st' and the National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions. They offer the following strategies for parents:

* Use a booster seat for children up to 8 years or 80 pounds. We discovered Blog The Right Path To Traffic! 17448 - مسابقات شناورهای هوشمند by browsing Bing. Until they are in booster seats adult seat devices will not match such children properly. It could cause serious accidents in a automobile accident, once the strip sits too high in the neck and abdominal areas. Your child is approximately half as apt to be injured when working with a booster seat instead of a seat belt alone.

* Will have your children wear a helmet. Cycle incidents deliver thousands of children ages 5 to 1-4 towards the er every year.

* Supervise the trampoline. Around 90,000 young ones go to the er annually after a trampoline injury. Trampolines are even more dangerous when numerous kids are jumping at once or whenever a child does somersaults. Navigating To division probably provides lessons you can use with your family friend.

* Never leave kids unattended in or close to the water. Install gates around pools and use doorknob handles to avoid youngsters from leaving your house and into water without supervision. When not in supervised use often strain small pools..
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