Heatstroke Awareness Day – Friday July 31st

Each year, especially during the summer months, we hear reports of the tragic loss of young children as a result of heatstroke in hot vehicles. If you care about the safety of children follow the simple, and important, safeguards that can save lives and avoid unnecessary heartache. Child heatstroke in a hot car can happen…
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Summer Safety From Safe Kids Grand Forks

The summer is one of the most exciting times of the year for your kids, but it’s also a time when kids can be at risk for injuries. That’s why Safe Kids Grand Forks is encouraging all parents and caregivers to be prepared with simple safety tips this summer season. Risks of swimming tragedies increase…
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Safe Kids Grand Forks Asks You To Be A “Roll” Model

We can all play a part in being a “Roll Model” to decrease the risks of bicycle traffic crashes and preventable injuries and deaths. Being A “Roll Model” Means Riding and Driving Focused – never distracted Riding and Driving Prepared – always expect the unexpected Safety First – we never know when a crash will…
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Leave The Fireworks To The Pros

We know fireworks are fun and it’s tempting to try to put on your own show. But this is the time of year when there is a significant increase in the amount of injuries and fires due to the use of fireworks. That’s why we recommend leaving fireworks to the professionals. It’s the best way…
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Bike Safety With Safe Kids Grand Forks

At Safe Kids Grand Forks we know there are many great reasons to ride your bike – it offers fun, freedom and exercise, and it’s good for the environment – and we encourage kids and families to ride as much as possible. It’s also important to think about how to stay safe. Did you know…
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