Vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death and injury for children; how to know you’re using a car seat safely
"The misuse rate in car seats in Tennessee was almost 87% in 2020."
Children and backpacks: lighten up their heavy load
Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt offers backpack safety tips
Stay focused on safety this 4th of July
Fireworks can cause serious damage to hands and eyes. Here's what you can do to keep yourself, and your children, safe.
A teenage girl was riding on an ATV without a helmet when it flipped five times. She is lucky to be alive, and her mother has a warning for parents.
Safety experts liken helmet use to seat belt-wearing practice
Getting back in the pool this summer? Children’s Hospital has some tips on how to take to the water safely.
Number one lesson: drowning doesn't look like you think it does
Children’s Hospital urges sledding safety
Whizzing along on snow and ice is fun, but be careful
It’s a terrible idea to flush “flushable” wipes
Throw them in the trash. Your plumbing will thank you. So will the Medical Center's.
As temperatures go down, the chance for injury from heaters goes up
The challenge of keeping warm might lead to the use of unsafe heating sources
Children’s Hospital urges caution in toy selection this holiday season
Toy shopping online presents special challenges; how to select safe gifts for children