Here are some easy tips to make sure your home is safe for children.
- Get into the habit of using back burners on the stove when possible, and be sure to turn pot and pan handles in away from the stove's edge
- Turn your hot water heater down to no more than 120 degrees
- Keep your child's furniture away from any windows
- Use safety gates at the top and bottom of staircases
- Cover all electrical outlets
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