Child Care Center Safety Tips
To help care givers and parents provide a safer environment for young children, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) offers the following safety tips checklist.
Outdoor Playgrounds Look for safe surfacing on playgrounds, wood chips, mulch, and shredded rubber are good shock-absorbing materials. In addition, regularly check playground surfacing and equipment to make sure they are well-maintained. Proper and well-maintained playground surfacing helps protect against serious head injuries from falls.