Safety Articles

Getting to School Safely
Getting to School Safely

GFM Students are at greater risk traveling to and from school than any other time of the school day. Here’s how to develop a plan for safety. As child…

Dangers of Trampolines
Trampolines: Instruments of Injury

GFM The Consumer Product Safety Commission advises against the use of trampolines by children. In recent years, as their popularity has increased, the…

Danger
Top Ten Dangers for Kids

Keeping your children safe—it’s one of the toughest things about being a parent. The world is full of everyday situations in which children, esp…

Water Safety
Water Safety

GFM Every September, Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA) joins the Consumer Product Safety Commission by sponsoring Baby Safety Month t…

Thunderstorm Safety
Thunderstorm Safety

GFM There’d been a misty drizzle for some time during our local Parks and Recreation baseball game, when suddenly the sky got ominously dark and the a…

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Baby Bedtime Safety

GFM As temperatures drop, it’s important to know how to dress a baby comfortably yet safely for sleep. Fabric and fit are important safety considerati…

Childproofing
Safe and Sound

GFM   FEB 2015 It’s always better to be safe than sorry when it comes to travel and home safety for your little one. Safety begins at home and should …

Fall Activities
Stay Safe with Fall Activities

BY JAMIE LOBER TRICK-OR-TREATING SAFETY TIPS & FUN ALTERNATIVES AT SEVERAL MIDDLE GEORGIA VENUES The month of October makes us think of pumpkin pa…

Fun in the Sun
Sun and Water Safety

GFM Fun in the Sun Babies under 6 months: The two main recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) to prevent sunburn are to avoid s…

ID Theft
Debunking ID Theft Hype

GFM Money is tight for most people these days, and according to a Consumer Reports Money Adviser investigation (ConsumerReports.org.) you don’t need t…