Tag Archives: kids

Back to school they go

New supplies – Check.   New clothes – Check.  New safety habits – Check. A new school year brings a new routine filled with early morning bus rides, afterschool activities, and homework for days! Why not make sure your family gets … Continue reading

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Pool Safety with Dr. Lewis First

Are you taking your kids swimming anytime soon? Listen to Dr. Lewis First from the Vermont Children’s Hospital talk about what you can do to make swimming a safer family activity.  

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Kids can help!

It’s Air Quality Awareness Week! Let your kids help preserve the environment just like our farmers do!

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Some kids stick with me.

I’ve worked for Farm Safety For Just Kids for four years. The week I started a little boy fell from a tractor and went through a sod cutter. Recalling his story still makes the hair on the back of my … Continue reading

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Talk to your kids about ATV safety!

Have you talked to your kids about ATV safety lately? With the weather finally turning and a busy farm season ahead of us, today would be a great time to do it! ATV incidents account for a good number of farm … Continue reading

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Child safety campaign keeps priorities straight on the farm

You’re a “Parent first, Farmer second.” That is the message of a national campaign to keep children safe while they work and play on farms. The website (http://cultivatesafety.org) provides one-stop shopping for parents, and includes easy-to-use information about child development … Continue reading

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We grow up, not out of risk

Remember when you welcomed your first baby into your home. You were a family for the first time and not just a couple. Tell me, what did you have on your gift registry or perhaps have purchased months before the … Continue reading

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