Fall Safety Tips for Kids

Preventing childhood injuries in the autumn season The newness of the back-to-school season has most likely worn off by now, but I have not stopped thinking about the dangers that exists. I may have exhausted the topic: playground safety, school …

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  • Childproofing a Home can Prevent Accidental Drug Overdose

    Pharmaceutical drug overdose statistics on the rise A recent L.A. Times article reported pharmaceutical drug poisonings in children rose 22% from 2001 to 2008. This is a shocking statistic, considering the number of children in the United States in this …

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  • Preventing Childhood Injuries Radio Show

    My journey as a child injury lawyer and the prevention of childhood injuries Last week I had the pleasure of being on Ringler Radio on the Legal Talk Network to talk with host Larry Cohen and his co-hosts Ann Marie …

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  • September is Child Passenger Safety Month

    Car dealerships get involved with child passenger safety September always brings anticipation of new things: back-to-school, the changing of seasons and the upcoming holidays. This year, the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) has teamed with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration …

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  • Children with Autism: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Coping

    Children with Autism being Identified as Young as One Year Old New studies have shown that children as young as one year old can be identified as autistic. Currently, 1 in 110 children have autism. From that, 1 in 70 …

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  • Shopping for Safe Kids School Supplies

    Back-to-School Shopping: Splurge or Save? Back-to-school shopping is a chaotic time for parents. Every store has specials, sales and new products that guarantee to make this the Best Year Ever. It can be overwhelming to shop on a budget and …

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  • Car Safety Tips: Should you Leave the Kids in the Car?

    A Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer’s Car Safety Tips The kids are the in the car, in their seats or seatbelts and you have to get out. To pump gas, pay for gas, go in the bank or mail a package …

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  • Safe Vacations: Camping Safety for Kids

    Tips for Fun, Safe Summer Vacations from a Child Brain Injury Lawyer Whether you are going on a family camping trip or sending the kids off to camp this summer, there are many safety issues that you should consider. From …

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  • Top 30 Stay-at-Home Mom Blogs

    These busy moms spend their free time sharing their stories. Being a mom can be overwhelming at times. Being a stay-at-home mom (SAHM) adds new challenges to the task. Moms turn to blogs for advice, comic relief and a sense …

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  • Squishy Press Creates Safe & Green Children’s Books

    One of my joys with this blog is the great fortune I’ve had to meet so many fellow child safety advocates.  Whether a pediatrician, a non-profit agency, or fellow bloggers, I’m constantly amazed at how many wonderful people are out …

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