Safe Kids Kansas

Preventing Accidental Injury.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 8, 2011

KDHE Office of Communications
communications@kdheks.gov, 785-296-0461

KDHE Reminds Parents, Caregivers to Make a Safe Space for Baby

Safe Kids Kansas offers baby safety tips

Topeka -- September is Baby Safety Month, and the Kansas Department of Health and Environment’s Safe Kids Kansas program reminds parents and caregivers to plan ahead to make safe spaces for babies “at home, at play and on the way.”

Safe Kids Kansas provides the following basic safety tips for children ages zero to three:

In the nursery:

In the kitchen:

In the bath:

In the play room:

In the home:

In the car:

Baby Safety Month is an annual observance led by the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association since 1991. For more information about Baby Safety Month, visit http://www.jpma.org. For more information about Child Passenger Safety, visit www.safekids.org.

Visit us at www.safekidskansas.org and on Facebook.