Consumer Reports Guide to Childproofing and Safety

May 21, 2008 6:54:03 AM PDT
Today's parents are ambushed daily by product recalls and safety alerts. Just in time for summer, Consumer Reports Guide to Childproofing and Safety provides 600 tips to help parents manage the madness of everyday safety concerns both within the home and on the beach, in the pool, the car, and in the backyard. Author Jamie Schaefer-Wilson, the mother of two children, will be available to provide tips to ensure a safe and fun summer for children. Consumer Reports Guide To Childproofing and Safety can help parents and caregivers navigate the complex web of safety hazards within the home and on-the-go. For families gearing up for summer fun, including beach trips and backyard activities, consumer reports guide to childproofing and safety arms parents with 600 practical, hands-on tips for keeping kids safe.

Jamie Schaefer-Wilson, author of Consumer Reports Guide to Childproofing And Safety, is an organizer for Consumers Union's Hazardous Imports Campaign. She works to engage citizen activists in campaign activities and fights for tougher legislation for toys and other products. She serves on several juvenile products committees for ASTM International, where she advocates for safer juvenile product standards.

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