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Window safety & The Hannah Geneser Foundation

Did you know that 12 kids die annually from window falls and another 5,000 are injured? The Hannah Geneser Foundation is doing what they can to prevent more children from fatal falls in honor of their daughter Hannah, who passed away in March of 2011. 138 more words

Farm Safety

Get your tractor safety puzzles here!

In case you haven’t found them on our website, we have linked all of our tractor safety activities and puzzles below. You may be prompted to enter some information before given access, but that will only happen once and is used to better serve you. 66 more words

Farm Safety

Hear it from Haideri – Summer Jobs Veteran Shares Experience

Our loyal readers may remember Ben Haideri, who interned at the Suffolk DA’s Office through the BBA Summer Jobs Program during the past two summers and served on the Mayor’s Youth Council (see article… 532 more words

Boston Public Schools

That New Crayon Feeling

 

School starts tomorrow.

I don’t get all gooey about school starting because this time of year is always crummy.

We went to buy the school supplies and all of the kids and all of the parents were yelling at each other. 179 more words

Parenting

How Funders Can Help Protect the Rights of Vulnerable Children from Central America

By making rapid-response grants to address immediate needs and investing in long-term programming to stabilize communities and build economies, philanthropists can help fill gaps left by governments. 1,383 more words

Latin America

Proximity shut-off possible for farm equipment?

A company called Little Feet Safety Systems has created a device they believe will decline the number of childhood lawn mower injuries. According to them, 300,000 lawn mowing accidents occur annually.  110 more words

Farm Safety

Remote areas can lead to longer response times

The open space and distance of rural living can mean working in remote areas alone. If an accident happens, it may take time for someone to make the initial call for help. 136 more words

Farm Safety