South Coast Insurance is a proud partner of Safe Kids Canada, whose mission is to lead and inspire a culture of safety across the country to reduce unintentional injuries – the leading cause of death among children and youth in Canada.
To help promote poison prevention, South Coast Insurance is giving away a Carbon Monoxide Alarm a day from May 28-June 1st on CHCM radio. Listen to CHCM radio at 7:40 am each day and call in for a chance to win.
We’re also pleased to provide the following information from Safe Kids Canada to help keep your kids safe:
Carbon Monoxide is a colourless, odorless toxic gas, produced by sources such as defective appliances, clothes dryers, furnaces or exhaust fumes from cars in garages. This gas can cause a coma or death. Learn how to make your home safe from carbon monoxide poisoning with this tip sheet.
Medications & other poisons
The most common causes of poisoning in children are medications, cleaning products and other everyday household items. Make your home a poison-safe zone with this tip sheet.
For more information, visit www.safekids.ca.