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Chicago - Unsafe Window Tickets Up 28%

Posted: 04/07/17

The City Reminds Landlords that 'Kids Can't Fly'

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Global News - Alberta

Posted: 04/07/17

23 Alberta kids have fallen from windows and balconies this year: AHS

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Paramedics provide advice to parents to help prevent falls from open windows

Posted: 20/04/17

Emergency responders are urging parents to take precautions after two children were injured on the weekend when they fell from a window onto the concrete sidewalk below.

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Window and Balcony Safety committee - windowsafetypartners@gmail.com

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Top Ten Tips for Summer Safety by the Shriners Hospitals For Children

Please read these Top Ten Tips for Summer Safety to anyone caring for kids!

  1. Teach children to buckle up every time they get into a car, regardless of the length of the car ride. 
  2. Remind kids never to play with matches, gasoline, lighter fluid, or lighters. 
  3. Do not leave children unattended near grills, campfires, fire pits, or bonfires. 
  4. To ensure a safe celebration, leave fireworks to the professionals.
  5. When participating in any sport, use appropriate and properly fitting safety equipment. Helmets and goggles can greatly reduce the risk of head and eye injuries.
  6. Show children how to use sports equipment properly. 
  7. Teach children to never go near or in the water without an adult present.
  8. Give children your undivided attention when they are swimming or near any body of water.
  9. Have your children wear a properly fitting life jacket while on a boat or around an open body of water.
  10. Teach children to never play on or around a lawn mower, even when it is not in use.