Child Safety and Recalls

 

 

Toy/Medicine Recalls and Child Safety Links:

 

Tylenol Recalls- Children and Infant Medicines (all the latest checklist)

Food Recalls- List of all up-to-date food recalls from FDA

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Consumer Reports

Toy Safety

U.S. Pirg

Product Recalls Search Engine

Healthytoys.org- The consumer action guide to toxic chemicals in toys.

The Child I.D. Program of America- SCHOOL SAFETY - Schools are the "Perfect Vehicle" to support Child Safety Programs. CHIP The Child I.D. Program® is offered to "Any & All" Schools on a Parent Option Basis by our network of "Executive Directors". This means that there is "Zero Cost" to the participating school to offer our services and there are "No Minimum" participation requirements. CHIP Safety Technicians do not need any assistance in administering the program at the school. Up to 100 children are processed per hour using our fully computerized system with little or no interruption to a schools daytime schedule.

Car-Safety.Org- A nonprofit, volunteer web site that provides parents with correct and up-to-date information on the selection and safe installation of child safety restraints, including car seats, as well as vehicle safety.

JR Safety Crib Sheets, Inc.- Provides crib sheet safety information. Manufacturer of the StayPut™ Safety Crib Sheet.

Katie Elise Lambert Foundation- A nonprofit organization established to educate the public on the potential hazard of falling furniture and to help ensure and protect the safety of all children both inside and outside the home.

Keeping Babies Safe- A nonprofit organization to provide leadership in keeping babies safe from preventable injuries and deaths associated with unsafe cribs, dangerous children's products and unsafe sleep environments.

Kids and Cars- A nonprofit organization addressing vehicle related non-traffic incidents that lead to death and injury when children are left unattended in or around a vehicle.

Magnets Can Kill- A blog dedicated to information on magnetic toy injuries.

Parents For Window Blind Safety- A non-profit organization established to help educate America about the serious hazards of corded window treatments.

SAFE KIDS Worldwide- A organization dedicated solely to the prevention of unintentional childhood injury — the number one killer of children ages 14 and under.

SafetyBeltSafe U.S.A.- A national nonprofit organization dedicated to child passenger safety.

Sammy's Spirit- An organization dedicated to creating greater awareness of children's safety issues, formed in memory of Sammy Shpigler who died from a fall from a hotel balcony.

Seatcheck.org- A car seat inspection locator service.

SIDS Illinois- Sudden Infant Death Services of Illinois ("SIDS of Illinois") is dedicated to the prevention and eventual elimination of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and other causes of infant death.

National Safety Council

Injury Prevention Web

The National Parenting Center

American Academy of Pediatrics

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

Kids in Danger Foundation

BabySheets Information Page

The M.I.S.S. Foundation

Keep Kids Healthy - free pediatric parenting advice

CJ Foundation for SIDS