Safety in the Home

Important Info to Exchange with Your Nanny/Babysitter

Important information that could make a difference in an emergency.

 

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Important Reminder: Nanny Update

An important email PSP sent to members on January 19, 2014 about recent trouble we've experienced with nannies in Park Slope.

 

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Tips to Prevent Losing & Forgetting Keys

Tips from parents on how to get your Teen/ Tween to remember their keys!

 

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Lead Paint Safety

Lead is dangerous and lead poisoning can be life threatening. Here's a starting point in the process of helping you navigate through the complex process.

 

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Top Ten Tips For Safer House Cleaning

Safety tips for cleaning the house.

 

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Time to take the American Medical Chest Challenge

tips and resources to clean up the medicine cabinet...

 

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A Cautionary Tale for Christmas

A personal tale of the importance of carbon monoxide detectors.

 

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Family Fire Drill

Learn how to conduct a FAMILY FIRE DRILL with your kids and family so you have a plan on what to do in case of emergency.

 

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Prescription safety - Pharmacy Mix-ups (IMPORTANT)

The idea of getting the wrong prescription IS extremely scary and life-threatening. I talked to my local pharmacist and he gave me some tips on what to do to be diligent about the prescriptions your health care provider is prescribing.

 

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How to Do Background Checks on a Nanny

You may want to run a background check on your potential Nanny. Here's how...

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Home Safety with Home Help

Information about safegaurding your house when hiring housekeepers/nannies/ help around the home.

 

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How to Handle a Mold Problem

PSP Members share advice about handling mold.

 

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Window Guards

Frequently asked questions about window guards, home safety, and responsibility.

 

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Emergency Preparedness 101: What is in Your GO bag?

What to have a "Go Bag" ready in the event of an emergency.

 

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