Halloween can be a scary time for parents who worry about the evils that can befall their trick-or-treating kids. Is Halloween really a dangerous holiday for youngsters? Take a look at what the experts and statistics say and what you should do.
Teaching kids about stranger danger should start with a definition of who a stranger is. Kids meet people they don’t know all the time. Most are safe adults, but some are abusers whom your children should avoid. Here’s how to teach your kids the difference between kind adults and the ones that mean them harm.
They may seem like "big kids" now, but your school-aged children can still get into a world of trouble in your home. Potential injuries lurk around every corner – even corners are dangerous if you kid slips on an unsecured rug. Your job is to teach kids how to stay safe when you're there to supervise them and when you're not. Here are top 10 lessons you should teach children about how to avoid accidents and injuries at home.