Category: Child Injuries
7 Water Safety Tips to Protect Florida’s Children in Pools and SpasMay 18, 2023 | Category: Child Injuries, Swimming Accidents
Florida ranks No.1 in child fatality rates caused by drowning, and these accidents are preventable.
How to Avoid 2022 Halloween AccidentsOctober 28, 2022 | Category: Child Injuries
Halloween accidents can happen even with the best of planning. Knowing what to do to prevent Halloween accidents can lead to fewer accidents.
The ABCs of School Bus Safety - National School Bus Safety WeekOctober 17, 2022 | Category: Child Injuries
Motorists are urged to obey Florida’s school bus laws to protect our children. Many drivers are passing school buses that are displaying stop signs and red flashing lights. These are accidents waiting to happen.
2022 Safety Checklist for Back to School – Fort Myers Child Injury AttorneyAugust 3, 2022 | Category: Automobile Accidents, Child Injuries
Schools open in SW Florida this month, and traffic accidents are a concern for a Fort Myers child injury attorney.
Car Crashes No. 1 Safety Issue for ChildrenNovember 22, 2021 | Category: Child Injuries
Only 1 in 5 parents and caregivers seek expert assistance installing or securing children in car seats. More than half of all car seats that are brought in for inspection are installed and used improperly.
The Magic of Halloween - Trick or Treat SafetyOctober 27, 2021 | Category: Child Injuries, Personal Injury
Ghosts, ghouls, vampires, superheroes, and zombies are all coming. Millions of children in the U.S. participate in Halloween festivities by going door-to-door collecting candy on Halloween.
Are Children Safe on School Buses?October 13, 2021 | Category: Child Injuries
The National Association for Pupil Transportation (NAPT) announced National School Bus Safety Week is from October 18–22, 2021.
Florida Child Motor Vehicle Accident InjuriesApril 28, 2021 | Category: Automobile Accidents, Child Injuries
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of child deaths.
Summer Child Deaths in Hot VehiclesJuly 17, 2020 | Category: Child Injuries
In 2019, there were 52 hot car deaths and a record number of 53 hot car deaths in 2018. The Cape Coral Police Department urges drivers to check the front and back seats for children before locking a car and walking away.
4 Tips to Prevent Child Drowning AccidentsJune 10, 2020 | Category: Child Injuries, Swimming Accidents
Drowning is the leading cause of death for children ages 1 to 14 in the United States. Three children tragically die every day.