Accidents & Safety
News

Accidental Shooting Deaths By Children Jumped 31% During The Pandemic

by Morgan Brinlee

Everytown for Gun Safety has linked school closures and a pandemic-related surge in gun sales to the rise of accidental gunshot deaths stemming from children handling unsecured firearms.

Viral

What Parents Need To Know About The “Milk Crate Challenge” Taking Over TikTok

by Jen McGuire

TLDR: It’s not a great idea.

News

Brett Favre Is Urging Parents To Keep Kids Under 14 Out Of Tackle Football

by Jen McGuire

It’s a “warning from the future.”

Fire Safety

How To Make A Home Fire Safety Plan

by Angelique Serrano

Yes, these tips include practicing home fire drills. Because you need more than just smoke alarms.

News

Here’s What Parents Need To Know About Apple’s New Child Abuse Detection Tool

by Morgan Brinlee

Apple will soon scan iPhones and iCloud for images of child abuse.

Safety

How To Stay Safe In A Wildfire With Kids, According To A Fire Fighter

by Kinsey Gidick

Stop. Drop. And Roll.

News

About 2 Million Dehumidifiers Have Been Recalled Due To A Fire Hazard

by Casey Suglia

Here’s what you need to know.

Viral

Bystanders & Police Work Together To Lift Car Off Trapped 8-Month-Old Baby

by Morgan Brinlee

The infant suffered a skull fracture and burns but is expected to survive, police said.

News

Johnson & Johnson Voluntarily Recalls Some Aveeno & Neutrogena Sunscreens

by Morgan Brinlee

You’ll want to immediately stop using these recalled sunscreens as they contain low levels of a cancer-causing chemical.

News

Tyson Foods Has Recalled Nearly 8.5 Million Pounds Of Chicken

by Morgan Brinlee

Three people have been hospitalized and one person has died due to Listeria linked to Tyson Foods fully-cooked chicken products.

Independence Day

Here's What You Need To Know Before You Take Baby To Watch The Fireworks This Year

by Ojus Patel and Lindsay E. Mack

It’s all about protecting those little ears.

Celebrations

Can You Light Fireworks In Your Backyard?

by Kate Miller, Abi Berwager Schreier and Lindsay E. Mack

Here's what your state allows