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December 15, 2001

Holiday Safety
Christmas is a wonderful time, filled with joy and celebration.

It is also a time of increased risk for children. During the holidays, children are more likely to be exposed to: choking hazards, toy hazards, electrical hazards, food hazards, decoration hazards, poisoning hazards, and other hazards. Injuries to children often occur when there is a lack of adequate planning and supervision. Most holiday injuries to children are preventable, so always supervise your child! Here are some safety tips for protecting children during the holidays.