We all should work to make our home the safest place on Earth. After all, it’s where our loved ones live. We want nothing more than a home where the risk of its residents getting hurt or worse is minimal to zero. Unfortunately, many homes still get hit by accidents, fire, carbon monoxide poisoning, and break-ins, among other things. That’s why it’s always a good idea to create a home safety checklist.
While you should feel confident that your home is a safe, secure environment for your children, the unfortunate truth is that many children of all ages are injured at home each year. Some injuries are minor and have minimal recovery time, but other accidents and mishaps have severe consequences. Many of these incidents could have been avoided or minimized with proper effort. As a parent, you should take a few essential steps regularly to keep your kids as safe as possible at home.