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Take safety on the road with you this holiday season

Around this time of the year our family and friends come together to share joy, laughter, and company. As a result, it is one of the busiest times for traveling. At KID, we want to make your holiday travels a little safer when on the road with children and infants. Remember:  the same safety precautions...

KID Tips for Safe Holiday Shopping

Thanksgiving and Black Friday are only a couple of weeks away, which means that grocery stores and malls around the country will soon be filled with anxious holiday shoppers. Holiday shopping is a pain for many of us, but it can also be dangerous for children and families. KID is here to make sure that...

KID connects with other injury prevention professionals at #MIPA2015

Dr. Gary Smith, Nancy Cowles, and Dr. Kyran Quinlan address emerging hazards in child injury
Dr. Gary Smith, Nancy Cowles, and Dr. Kyran Quinlan address emerging hazards in child injury “We live in a world designed by adults, for adults, but kids suffer,” stated Dr. Gary Smith of Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. This was one of my favorite quotes of the weekend, and something I will certainly share with...

KID’s Safe from the Start program in a week…

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It’s been a great and busy week for the Safe for the Start program at KID. Here is the peak of the program’s education and outreach efforts just this week: Tuesday We headed out to Gage Park High School on the southwest side of Chicago to present our safety workshop to a group of teen moms. Lola,...
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July 2015

KID to hold bumper pad exchange in Humboldt Park. Read more

February 2015

KID releases a new report on 2014 recalled children’s products as well as a look back at 10 years of recall data. Read more

October 2014

KID releases a new report on child product safety in Illinois child care Read more

September 2014

CPSC votes 4-0 to adopt new standard for magnet sets Read more


Save the Date!
KID Best Friend Award Night, 2016
Honoring Lisa Turano, Turano Baking Company & The Turano Foundation

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
6:00pm -8:30pm

We hope you’ll join us as we honor long-time KID supporter, Lisa Turano, for her tireless efforts in promoting our work.

Click here for 2016 sponsor opportunities, or contact for more information.

Check out the photos from the 2015 BFA here!


Read the latest E Alert for up-to-date highlights.

Read the latest Recall Digest for the most recent recalls of children’s products.


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