Health Information Library

Household Safety: Preventing Poisoning

Household Safety: Preventing Poisoning


Please Note: By clicking a link to any resource listed on this page, you will be leaving this site.

OrganizationNational SAFE KIDS Campaign
The National SAFE KIDS Campaign offers information about car seats, crib safety, fact sheets, and links to other health- and safety-oriented sites.

This site, which is a project of the National Association of State Public Interest Research Groups (PIRGs) provides toy safety information for consumers.

OrganizationNational Safety Council
The National Safety Council offers information on first aid, CPR, environmental health, and safety.

OrganizationAmerican Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
The AAP is committed to the health and well-being of infants, adolescents, and young adults. The website offers news articles and tips on health for families.

Web SitePoison Control Centers
Use this toll-free number to reach any of the United States' 65 local poison control centers - (800) 222-1222 - or visit the website to find the poison control center nearest you.

OrganizationU.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)
This federal agency collects information about consumer goods and issues recalls on unsafe or dangerous products.

OrganizationAmerican Red Cross
The American Red Cross helps prepare communities for emergencies and works to keep people safe every day. The website has information on first aid, safety, and more.