On the Road
Recreational water-related accident prevention tips
The theme for National Safe Kids Week 2004, Splash into Safety, was recreational water safety. While drowning death rates have declined, drowning still remains the second leading cause of unintentional injury death for children ages 1-14 in the United States.
Many student athletes will suffer a concussion while playing fall sports
As the fall season approaches, teams are gathering to play football, soccer, field hockey, ice hockey and basketball teams.
About scheduled clinics and tips on proper use of safety belts
Northern NJ Safe Communities / Safe Kids periodically sponsor clinics on the proper use of seat belts. These sessions provide trained safety specialists that will show you how to properly secure your child and point out areas of safety concerns. Check the Information section of this website for the next scheduled Seat Belt Safety program clinic.
Tips on having a safe summer
In recent years, an average of about 250 children under the age of 5 drown annually in swimming pools nationwide.
Advice on child safety when driving
Seat Checks are performed free of Charge, by AAA certified Child passenger safety technicians, many of whom are police officers, firefighters, doctors, nurses and traffic safety professionals.