Shopping cart injuries are more than pinched fingers. Learn how to prevent your child from a serious head or neck injury before you shop.
Targeted outreach week: February 18-24, 2019
Note: Materials may now be used anytime.
Toolkit reviewed: 2019
Suggested hashtags: #ShoppingCartSafety
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Brochures, Fact Sheets, & Webpages
Despite Warnings, About 24,000 Kids are Hurt Annually in Shopping Cart Accidents – The Washington Post
Radio & Podcasts
*List of Abbreviations
AAP: American Academy of Pediatrics
CNN: Cable News Network
CPSC: Consumer Product Safety Commission
NCH: Center for Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
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