Safety Resources

Car Seat Inspection Stations

  • Saturn of Harrisburg
    1301 Paxton St, Harrisburg, PA 17104 (corner of 13th&Paxton Streets)
    717-531-7233 (call for appt)
  • Troop H State Police Barracks –
    Harrisburg Station
    8000 Bretz Dr, 17112
    717-671-7500
  • Carlisle Station
    1538 Commerce Ave, 17013
    717-254-4701
  • Chambersburg Station
    679 Franklin Farms Ln, 17201
    717-264-5161
  • York Station
    110 North Street, 17403
    717-428-1011
  • Derry Township Police Department
    620 Clearwater Road, Hershey, PA 17033
    717-534-2202
  • Child Passenger Safety

  • http://www.usa.safekids.org/CPSWeek2006/
  • Child Seat Inspection Station Locator: http://www.seatcheck.org/
  • Booster Seat Information from National Highway Traffic Safety Administration: http://www.boosterseat.gov/
  • AAP Guidelines: http://www.aap.org/family/carseatguide.htm
  • Car Seat Recalled? National Highway Traffic Safety Administration: www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/cars/problems/recalls/childseat.cfm
  • Go to Booster Seat Information

    Home Safety Council

    Organization dedicated to preventing home injuries; website offers safety guides, resources, and checklists for families for falls, poisonings, fires, burns, etc.
    http://www.homesafetycouncil.org/family/family.aspx
    Go to Home Safety Council

    Lead Poisoning Prevention

  • PA Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program (CLPPP)
    Pinnacle Health System CLPPP
    717-782-6442
  • PA Lead Poisoning Prevention and Control Program
    Bureau of Family Health – Division of Child&Adult Health Services
    717-772-2762
  • PA Lead Information Line (LIL): 1-800-440-LEAD (5323)
  • Poison Prevention

  • http://www.poisonprevention.org/
  • http://www.usa.safekids.org/poison/index.html
  • Nationwide Poison Control: 1-800-222-1222
  • Product Recalls

  • General products: www.recalls.gov
  • Child-specific products: www.usa.safekids.org/tier2_rl.cfm?folder_id=302
  • US Consumer Product Safety Commission: 1-800-638-2772 or http://www.cpsc.gov/
  • SAFE KIDS COALITIONS

    SAFE KIDS USA + Worldwide
    202-662-0600 or info@safekids.org
    usa.safekids.org

    SAFE KIDS Pennsylvania State
    Anne Franchak (afranchak@csc.csiu.org)
    717-763-1890 or 1-800-683-5100
    http://www.pasafekids.org

    SAFE KIDS Dauphin County
    Penn State Children’s Hospital, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
    717-531-7233

    SAFE KIDS Lancaster County
    Courtney Barry (clbarry@lancastergeneral.org)
    717-544-3282

    SAFE KIDS York County
    York Hospital
    Joe Anne Ward-Cottrell (mwardcottrell@wellspan.org)
    717-851-3231
    Go to PA Safe Kids

    Safe Sitter

    This program teaches adolescent babysitters how to handle crises, how to keep their charges secure, and how to nurture and guide a young child.
    http://www.safesitter.org/

    Classes: http://www.safesitter.org/StudentClass/Pennsylvania.htm
    Go To Safe Sitter

    Water Safety

  • http://www.usa.safekids.org/water/
  • AAP Guidelines: http://www.aap.org/healthtopics/watersafety.cfm
  • Go to Safe Kids Water Safety

    Automotive Safety

    http://www. preventinjury.org

    Bicycle Safety

    Lower Paxton Township Police Department – Community Policing Unit
    Sgt. Thomas Waller
    717-657-5656