Resource articles

Precautions against MRSA and other multidrug-resistant organisms

In order to address controls over MRSA exposures in a child care environment, there are certain characteristics of the organism that need to be understood.

Transportation rules and procedures checklist 

Review and download this transportation rules and procedures checklist to use for your employees.

Lessons learned to avoid a traffic accident

Ways to avoid being involved in traffic accidents.

Playground safety

Four key areas to significantly reduce the risk of injury on the playground - supervision, age appropriate equipment design, fall zones, and material types.

Enhancing your center's security plan

Ways organizations can enhance their security efforts.

Hot cars kill kids

Take these measures to prevent leaving a child in a hot vehicle or unattended in a vehicle.

Investigation and incident response guidelines

Guidelines for investigator and incident response guidelines.

Avoiding toy hazards

Tips to avoid toy hazards including toy size, how small a toy can be, and about toy safety.

Is your sandbox up to standard?

Tips for keeping a sandbox free of hazards and contaminants.

Child abuse: Identification, reporting, and prevention

The National Center on Child Abuse reports that 1 out of every 3 girls and 1 out of every 5 boys are victims of some form of abuse by the age of 19.