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Safe Kids Baltimore

Safe Kids Baltimore

Safe Kids Baltimore is a non-profit organization that is solely dedicated to the prevention of unintentional childhood injuries – which are the leading cause of death for children between the ages of 1 and 14. Since most common childhood injuries are preventable, we don’t call them “accidents.” We call them “unintentional injuries.”

Safe Kids Baltimore promotes safety awareness with an array of activities throughout the year, including monthly child safety seat checks, a school-based fire prevention program called “Inspector Detector,” special activities for Safe Kids Week each year in May, and assorted other programs.

Safe Kids Baltimore is based at the University of Maryland Hospital for Children and is a member of Safe Kids Worldwide, a global network of organizations dedicated to preventing unintentional childhood injuries.

To find out more about coalition programs or information on specific injury prevention areas, click on topics on the menu to the left or below.

 

Safe Kids What's Inside

Child Passenger Safety (See information on new child passenger safety laws)arrow

Safety Seat Checksarrow

Fire Safety/Preventionarrow

Pedestrian Safetyarrow

Poison Preventionarrow

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This page was last updated on: March 6, 2009.

For more information contact Safe Kids Baltimore at 410-328-7532 or safekidsbaltimore@umm.edu or visit Safe Kids Worldwide