Latest Child safety Stories

2013-03-26 23:04:50

AlertID, an online and mobile service, announced today that it provides information and alerts from state sex offender databases (“SODs”) for the entire state of South Dakota, at no cost to citizens, as well as 232 million other people across the US or more than 74 percent of the total population via online, email and mobile application. Las Vegas, Nevada and Palo Alto, California (PRWEB) March 26, 2013 Keeping children safe is every parent´s greatest concern. AlertID, a...

2013-03-17 23:00:51

Two Hippos proudly announces that their popular line of kid's bed rails, named Wall Bumpi, has been chosen by Huggies as one of the 11 recipients of the Mom Inspired Grant. The family operated business has received a grant of $15,000 for further development of their business. Miami, FL (PRWEB) March 17, 2013 Popular children's product manufacturer, Two Hippos, has just hit the headlines by winning the Huggies Mom Inspired Grant for their popular kid's bed rail, the Wall Bumpi. The Miami...

2013-03-07 23:03:27

The Relatives promotes a network of hundreds of Safe Place locations in Mecklenburg County with special events and celebrations. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) March 07, 2013 The Relatives celebrates National Safe Place Week starting Sunday, March 17, and culminating in a special Celebration Stroll on Saturday, March 23, 2013, from Freedom Park to The Relatives Crisis Center on East Boulevard. The Relatives coordinates the National Safe Place program and is responsible for organizing all Safe Place...

ERs Fail To Educate Parents On Child Safety Restraints
2013-03-06 09:26:04

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Emergency departments are not doing enough to make sure parents are properly educated about car seats and the proper use of safety restraints, researchers claim in a new study. According to researcher from the University of Michigan (UM), more than 130,000 children under the age of 13 are treated annually in urgent care facilities as a result of injuries sustained in automobile crashes. However, the researchers said that more than...

2013-02-25 23:00:03

Boba Inc., a leading baby carrier designer and manufacturer, today released the Boba Vest, a soft fleece vest that will fit over most soft structured baby carriers. Avoid cabin fever with these cold-weather safety and comfort tips. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) February 25, 2013 As families around the country settle into a cold and snowy winter, parents of young children are finding ways to get out and explore despite the freezing temperatures. Children´s need for outdoor time doesn´t...

Nor'easter 2013: Millions Warned Via Their Smartphone
2013-02-08 07:39:39

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online There are many things your smartphone can do. It can remind you of an appointment, wake you up in the morning, give you the latest news, keep you up-to-date with your friends, and now, apparently, it can scare the hell out of you. More appropriately, your smartphone has a technology that can alert you when danger is on your doorstep. This technology comes thanks to the geniuses from organizations like the NOAA, FEMA, CTIA, etc....

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'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'