What are other considerations for toy safety?
Has the NCMEC done any studies about attempted abductions?
Should children be allowed to go to the restroom alone while shopping?
What are some resources on online safety?
What are some websites parents can visit before shopping for toys?
Understanding Child Safety
What age group and gender are most at risk for being abducted?
What should your child do if he or she becomes separated from you while shopping?
Child Safety – Forms of Child Identification
Where can parents find out about toy recalls?
What sort of dangers do children face today?
What should parents do if their child is missing?
Should older children be dropped off at the mall alone?
Where can parents get an ID for their child?
What safety guidelines should parents consider before buying toys?
What is the biggest myth about child abduction?
At what time of day are children most vulnerable?
What should parents do if they know they’ll be distracted while shopping?
Should the information be stored in a central database?
How can parents avoid toys that could be choking hazards?
When should parents be discussing safety issues with their children?
Do perpetrators typically use a vehicle in attempted abductions?
Child Safety on Airplanes
What other forms of identification should parents keep on their child?
What are the guidelines for ride-on toys?
What might surprise parents about child abduction?
How have children been able to get away from their abductors?
Do airlines have policies regarding children flying alone?
How should parents obtain their child’s fingerprints?
What is the consensus on children using walkers?
Is it alright to drop children off at the mall or the movies by themselves?
What can parents do to help keep children safer from attempted abductions?
What can parents do to ensure that their child has a safer flight?
Family Emergency Preparedness
Are there any alternatives to walkers?
Can parents assume children are safe while using a computer in their bedroom?
How can parents keep their infant from being abducted?
What should children bring with them on the plane?
Making a Family Disaster Plan