The minute you become a parent, the world seems to become a much scarier place. It starts with crossing streets and riding bikes under your supervision. Then, as they grow older, it turns into surfing the internet, driving cars and staying home alone. But potential dangers are not as big a threat when you and your child are armed with the right safety information. Here, find out how to keep your child safe when he is staying home after school, facing a possible kidnapper, using a cell phone and more.
Quiz yourself:• Kids: Take the safety quiz
• Parents: Are your kids as safe as they should be?
• Kids: Are you 'net safe?
• Parents: Are your kids 'net savvy when you're not around?
Talk About It:
Are you worried about your child's safety when they're away at college? Connect with other moms here and share your own safety tips.
Kids' Toys and Gear: They're fun, but are they safe? Stay up to date on the latest recalls and safety info, from toys to helmets to swingsets. Also check out these important guidelines for toy safety.
Join the Internet Safety Group
to learn about protecting your children online.