how can we prevent childhood trauma?
MVA: car seats, airbags, supervision, driver's education, intoxication
Burns: hot water tanks less than 110F- 120F, smoke detectors, fireworks safety, matches
Drowning: supervision 100% of the time, swim lessons, pool covers, intoxication in boats, toilet covers.
Falls: supervision, gates, window guards
Bicycles: helmets, teach safety, reflectors
Firearms: Storage, need
Sports Injuries: proper equipment, warm ups, de-emphasize competition
Poisoning: safe storage for all potential poisons, meds, cleaners, hobbies; ventilation- lemon oil is the most toxic