In addition to making sure that large appliances such as washers and refrigerators are locked, that cords don't dangle, and that appliances are unplugged when not in use:
Copyright ? 1999 Ann Colin Herbst. Reprinted with permission from the November 1999 issue of Parents magazine.
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