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Welcome to the Play and Learn center of Kohl’s Cares for Kids Safety, proudly brought to you by Children’s Health Education Center with funding made possible by Kohl’s Department Store. There is no better time to teach your child about safety hazards on the playground, in the pool, and on the streets and sidewalks. New moms and dads too will find loads of need-to-know tips to keep baby safe. For each child safety topic below, check out the age-specific safety advice, answers to common questions, and fun worksheets with puzzles, crosswords, and word searches.

Car Seats/Vehicle Safety
Buckle up and get ready to learn what kind of car seat your baby or child needs to ride in the car safely.
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Bike Safety
Bike Safety

Helmet? Check. Knee and elbow pads? Check. Learn more must-have “rules of the road.”
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Drowning/Water Safety

Ready to hit the pool or beach? Not until you read these.
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Falls
Taking a tumble can be serious, requiring more than a Band-Aid®. Did you know that more than 80% of fall-related injuries to children under four happen at home? Hazards range from stairways to windows, where thousands of children are injured each year.
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Pedestrian SafetyPedestrian Safety
There’s more to child pedestrian safety than looking both ways. Hundreds of children are hurt each year simply by being in or near a street. These accidents are preventable.
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Poison
Remember “Mr. Yuk”? He’s back to warn about everyday household products that can hurt children. Poison-proof your cabinets and learn what to do in case of accidental poisoning.
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Playground Safety
Playground Safety

Many parents are surprised to learn how easy it is to get hurt on a playground. Keep the playground from becoming a danger zone for your child.
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Toy Safety

Toy time should be fun time! But dangers from lead, small toy parts, and falls from riding toys can be found in almost any playroom.
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BurnsBurns
What parent hasn’t turned a hot pot handle away from the edge of a stove no matter how old their child? A dangerous burn can happen in a second—in the kitchen, in the bath tub, and almost anywhere.
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Choking/Suffocation/Strangulation
It happens in an instant. Balloons, hot dogs, pop corn, and toys are just a few well-known child choking hazards. From crib no-no’s and superhero “capes” to drawstrings and playgrounds, read about what choking, suffocation, and strangulation hazards exist.
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