We parents get a false sense of security when we take our kids to family get-togethers. We’re relieved to be in the presence of grandparents, aunts, uncles and older cousins who can give us a break from our parenting duties for a while. Some of us even tune our kids out (yes, really!). We might have a glass of wine or a beer, sit back relax and then BAM! Johnny has just pulled over Grandpa’s bowling trophy display.
Safety-proofing is an ongoing process. A child’s bedroom should be an area where they can play for short periods – check the room regularly for safety condiditions…..