- Booster Seats
In Ontario, a child must be secured in a booster seat until he or she is 8 years old, or weighs 80 lbs. (36 kg.) or is 4 ft. 9 in. (145 cm.) tall.
- Water Safety
Remember to always supervise children when they’re in or around water.
- Give Your Child a Safe Start
View, download and print the Give Your Child a Safe Start booklet. For young children, most injuries happen in the home.
- Safety Never Hurts Newsletter
Subscribe to the Safety Never Hurts Newsletter, which is a seasonal newsletter for parents and caregivers of young children.
Did you know? Injuries are the leading cause of death for children, yet most injuries are both predictable and preventable. Parents and caregivers need to actively supervise young children and provide a safe environment for their child to live, grow and play.
For more information, please contact the Middlesex-London Health Unit's Child Safety line.
- 519-663-5317 ext. 3755
Last modified on: November 20, 2017