Category Archives: Blog

Do you know how to operate a fire extinguisher in an emergency?

P.A.S.S. Do you know how to operate a fire extinguisher in an emergency?  You don’t want to be struggling to get the pin to release while your kitchen is ablaze….practice, practice practice: P.A.S.S. Pull Pin, Aim, Squeeze Handle, Sweep Area  The P-A-S-S technique for fire extinguisher use: P – Pull the pin.  It is there to prevent accidental […]


A Safe Kids Worldwide report found that almost 52,000 US children age 5 and younger had medicine-related emergency department visits for poisoning in 2017, down about 32% from 2010. Researchers found that parents didn’t consider medicine safety a top priority in home childproofing. Child Proof Advice does! See the following informative article about the importance […]

New Board Member

Child Proof Advice welcomes another outstanding Board member! Sherena Samuel is a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with over 14 years of Nursing experience specializing in preventable, unintentional injuries to children. Sherena will soon complete her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree and brings exceptional medical expertise to our team. For the children you are protecting, […]

Medicine take-back media events

Medications are the leading cause of child poisoning, with more than 67,000 children going to an emergency room for medicine poisoning each year, according to a study by Safe Kids Worldwide. Safe Kids N.C. will host medicine take-back media events and press conferences at the following locations: Charlotte, N.C. – Wednesday, March 20, from 10 […]


Charlotte Aquatics is hosting a water safety event for families Safe Kids Day – May 5th – 12 noon until 2:30 Join the fun and have your Passport stamped as you visit each child safety display! Visit to learn more Charlotte Aquatics – Swim Lessons for kids in Charlottecharlotteaquatics.comWe make children safer, healthier, and smarter!™ Since 1996, we […]