Additional ResourcesFacts about Childhood Poisoning
See Website: Safe Kids Worldwide
www.usa.safekids.org/Why kids are at risk
www.usa.safekids.org/Protecting your family
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Association of Poison Control Centers
Find your local poison control center and poison prevention tips through this web site,
www.aapcc.org, or call
SafeUSA hotline at 1-888-252-7751.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CDC's spotlight on National Poison Prevention Week, offers safety tips and data about poisonings. CDC also offers information for parents about lead poisoning
For more information, call the SafeUSA hotline at 1-888-252-7751.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission CPSC offers extensive information on carbon monoxide poisoning–what causes it and how to prevent it
CPSC's phone number is 1-800-638-2772.
National SAFE KIDS Campaign
On the SAFE KIDS web site, you'll find poisoning data and prevention tips
You can call SAFE KIDS at 202-662-0600.