Learn the Facts About Kids and Railroad Safety

Learn the Facts About Kids and Railroad Safety

Rail Safety is important and we’re teaming up with Union Pacific Railroad to help keep kids safe around trains and railroad tracks. We have a new research report that explores how and why children are getting hit by trains, and why parents aren’t recognizing the...
Booster Seats: The Just-Right Fit for Your Older Child

Booster Seats: The Just-Right Fit for Your Older Child

Kids are often in a hurry to grow up, but the car is one place where it’s critical to not let them get ahead of their actual growth. Reports show that a child 1-13 years old is involved in a motor vehicle crash every 32 seconds, and year after year, crashes are the...
PAF Announces Casino Night – Corporate Sponsorship Opportunity

PAF Announces Casino Night – Corporate Sponsorship Opportunity

Dear Friends and Supporters of Children’s Safety: On September 14th, 2019, the Pediatric Associates Foundation will celebrate over 10 years of serving Florida’s children. This celebration dinner and casino night will honor friends and supporters of the Foundation and...
Child Safety is Everyone’s Responsibility

Child Safety is Everyone’s Responsibility

June is National Safety Month, so let’s talk about a problem many Americans aren’t aware of: unintentional injuries are the leading cause of death for our children. Surprised? You probably thought it was cancer or another disease, but no, it’s injuries: drowning,...
Drowning Prevention Day is Thursday, May 23, 2019.

Drowning Prevention Day is Thursday, May 23, 2019.

Drowning is the leading injury-related cause of death for children age 1–4. It doesn’t only happen when you are by the pool or at the beach; drowning can happen anywhere, even in one inch of standing water. Among children under age 4, 70% of drownings happen during...