University of New Mexico, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Child Ready Program presents the “Home Safety Tool.” This interactive and visually engaging tool will take you through a home, room by room and in the front and backyard, to discover safety tips to prevent common childhood injuries at home. Children losing their life to a preventable injury is a global epidemic. Even more children are treated in emergency departments each year for a multitude of preventable injuries. These are often serious injuries that can affect them for a lifetime. This tool is designed to educate parents, families and caregivers to keep children safe from tragedies such as drowning, car crashes, burns, falls and many more.
· Easy to use and navigate
· View each potential hazard in rich 3D graphics
· Each area or room is clearly organized by a designated color
· Clear, concise safety tips were compiled by the New Mexico Department of Health in collaboration with Children,Youth and Families Department.