Etler-Kettenacker Agency Blog: kid safety
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Wednesday, October 5, 2016 It’s every parent’s worst nightmare - your child. Missing. Not too far from Cincinnati, in Indiana, the Indiana State Police have issued two Amber Alerts in the past two days. That is highly unusual for our Western neighbors, according to Andre Clark, Program Director for Missing Children and the Amber and Silver Alert programs. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, October 28, 2015This week, we're wrapping up our Halloween-themed posts with a fun one: alternative treats to hand out. Now we're not suggesting you hand out toothbrushes or boxes of raisins; but nowadays, there are lots of treat options that won't put you at risk for having a tree full of toilet paper on November 1! READ MORE >>
Wednesday, October 21, 2015Last week we talked about trick-or-treating tips for your kids; this week, it's all about safety guidelines for homeowners. Lots of people really get into Halloween decorations, with homemade "cemeteries" in their lawns, DIY Haunted Houses on their driveways, loads of lights, and lots of hanging skeletons, cobwebs and, of course, Jack o' Lanterns. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, October 14, 2015Halloween season is upon us, with lots of local festivals and events happening before the big day. As your little ghouls and boys head out to collect their candy, make sure they follow these three tips for staying safe: 1. Never let your child trick-or-treat alone. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, June 24, 2015So if you are expecting, about to become a grandparent, already a parent or you (or your child) just got a summer job as a nanny or babysitter: READ this post! Car seat safety guidelines have changed radically in the last few years. So, even if you have younger kids, you might not be aware of the new rules. READ MORE >>