Outdoor Safety

Make the most of your family time outdoors with these ideas for being safe at the pool, on the bike path, and more.

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2-Year-Old Toddler Dies After Squeezing Through Safety Gate and Falling into Swimming Pool

Drowning is one of the top causes of unintentional deaths for children in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

10 At-Home Trampoline Alternatives to Help Kids Blow Off All That Energy

Kids love jumping on trampolines, but the American Academy of Pediatrics suggests they're too dangerous for home use. Check out these 10 alternative ways for kids to expend their pent-up energy.

More Outdoor Safety

What Parents Need to Know About Blue-Green Algae Poisoning

If swallowed, blue-green algae can cause serious gastrointestinal and respiratory problems. Here’s how to keep children and dogs safe when swimming in ponds and lakes, plus photos of toxic algae so you know what to look for.

Girl, 6, Dies After Dad's Golf Ball Accidentally Hits Her in the Head: She Was His 'Golfing Buddy'

Authorities say Aria Hill's father hit a golf ball that fatally struck the 6-year-old in the back of her head.