Home | Family Safety | Baby and Toddler Safety — Frequently Asked QuestionsBaby and Toddler Safety — Frequently Asked Questions By SafeWise Team Researcher & Writer November 28, 2022Share Article Get answers to common questions about keeping babies and toddlers safe What Kinds of Safety Issues Most Commonly Affect Infants and Toddlers? Which Cities Are Safest for Raising a Family? In the nursery What Do I Need to Know About Crib Safety? What's the Best Crib? How Do I Create a Smart Nursery? What Should I Look for in a Baby Monitor? What's the Best Baby Monitor? What Are the Benefits of a Baby Movement Monitor? Do I Need One? Is Baby Powder Safe? Will the Radio Waves from Baby-Monitoring Devices Harm My Baby? What Playroom Hazards Should We Avoid? Around the home How Do I Introduce My Baby to My Dog? How Do I Keep My Child Safe in the Kitchen? How Can I Keep My Bathroom Safe for Kids? How Can I Make My Backyard Safe for Kids? Do I Need to Sterilize Bottles and Pacifiers After Every Use? How Much Will It Cost to Baby Proof My Home? What Types of Child Safety Gates Are Available? When Is the Best Time to Baby Proof My House, and How Do I Do It? What Do I Need to Know About Gun Safety and Kids? How Do I Keep My Child Safe When Playing? View General Home Safety FAQsView Adolescent and Teen FAQs Safe childcare How Do I Hire a Safe Nanny? What Is the Difference Between Center-Based Daycare and Home-Based Care? What Should I Look For in a Daycare to Ensure My Baby or Child Will Be Safe? Are Nanny Cams Legal? In the car How Do I Securely Install a Car Seat? How Long Do Car Seats Last? If My Child and I Were in an Accident, Should I Replace the Car Seat? What Is a Car Baby Monitor, and Do I Need One? When Can I Turn My Baby Around to Face Forward in the Car? What Are the Child Safety Seat Laws in Each State? Are Child Safety Seats Required on Airplanes? What Are the Best Car Seats? What Are the Best Booster Seats? How Effective Are Car Seats? Child emergencies How and When Do I Contact Poison Control? How Do I Create an Emergency Plan for My Family? How to Keep Your Family Safe in Any Situation? What To Do If Your Baby or Toddler is Choking? What Is a Child Safety Kit? How Do I Prevent My Child From Drowning? What Should I Do If My Child Slips Under the Water? How Can I Keep My Child Safe in the Pool or at a Lake?