Latest Child safety Stories

2012-02-24 16:10:00

Author and child advocate Peter Thomas Senese, known for his gripping international geopolitical thrillers recently released novel evolving around the international parental child abduction of a young child and a parent's tireless efforts to reunite with him in the superbly written, critically heralded 'Chasing The Cyclone' has done something very few books have: it has become a catalyst for social change as readers are embracing the notion Senese has put forth that there exists a dangerous...

2012-02-22 19:00:00

All LEVANA monitors will now include an information card that will provide consumers with a link to an invaluable safety video: Safe Sleep Environments for Babies. The safety video is produced by Keeping Babies Safe (KBS), in cooperation with the American Academy of Pediatrics and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Niagara Falls, ON (PRWEB) February 22, 2012 LEVANA® is proud to announce that all LEVANA monitors will now include an information card that will provide consumers...

2012-02-21 15:10:00

Amazon Kindle readers are making a difference in the growing battle against international child abduction. Under an exclusive offering with Amazon, best-selling author Peter Thomas Senese is donating 100% of his author royalties generated from his e-books to the I CARE Foundation, a not-for-profit organization actively engaged in preventing international child abduction. Senese's novels include 'Chasing The Cyclone', 'The Den of the Assassin', and 'Cloning Christ'. (PRWEB) February 21, 2012...

Tablet Computers Increasingly Used As Digital Babysitters
2012-02-17 05:25:52

Nearly eight-in-ten parents with tablet computers allow their children to play downloaded games on the devices, according to a Nielsen survey published on Thursday of tablet-owning adults with children under the age of 12. The survey, conducted in the fourth quarter of last year, sheds light on the way in which gadgets such as the iPad are being used as a type of ℠electronic babysitter´ to keep children occupied. Some 77 percent of the parents surveyed said their children...

Booster Seat Laws Ignored When Carpooling
2012-01-31 06:13:16

A new study from the University of Michigan´s C.S. Mott Children´s Hospital finds that 45 percent of parents do not require their children to be in booster seats when carpooling other children. The study cites practical barriers that include limited seating within the vehicle and difficulties making arrangement with other drivers leads parents to avoid safety seats while carpooling. Nationally, most states require the use of booster seats. Many require the use up to the age of...

2012-01-01 04:00:00

Joggingstrollers.com has announced a New Years sale on select Bumbleride Strollers, including the Flyer Reversible Handle Stroller and the Bumbleride Flite Lightweight Company Travel Stroller. (PRWEB) December 31, 2011 Joggingstroller.com, retailers of popular jogging strollers for infants and toddlers, recently announced a New Years sale on select strollers from Bumbleride Strollers. For limited time, shoppers can enjoy discounted prices on the most popular models from Bumbleride,...

Word of the Day
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'