Home | Family Safety | Kid and Teen Safety — Frequently Asked QuestionsKid and Teen Safety — Frequently Asked Questions By SafeWise Team Researcher & Writer February 02, 2022Share Article Get answers to common questions about how to keep your kids and teens safe At home At What Age Can a Child Be Left Home Alone? Does a Gun Make Your Home Safer? How and When to Contact Poison Control? How Can I Keep My Bathroom Safe for Kids? How Do I Create an Emergency Plan for My Family? How to Keep Your Family Safe in Any Situation How to Prepare Kids for Emergencies Is Your Neighborhood Safe? What Does a Carbon Monoxide Detector Do and How Does it Work? What to Do If you Get Locked Out of Your House What to Do If Your Child Is Choking? What Are Some General Home Safety Tips? Where Should I Install Carbon Monoxide Detectors? Where Should I Install Smoke Detectors and Fire Alarms? In the car How Do I Talk to My Teen about Driver Responsibility and Safety? If My Child and I Were in an Accident, Should I Replace the Car Seat? Is Driving with Headphones Legal? Is It Safe for Two Kids to Share a Seat Belt? Is It Safe to Use a Hands-free Device to Talk on a Cellphone While Driving? Should the driving age be raised? What Are the Child Safety Seat Laws in Each State? When Can Kids Ride in the Front Seat? What Is a Telematics Device? What Should I Do If I See a Child Alone in a Car? When Can a Child Switch to a Regular Seat Belt? What Are the Dangers of Texting While Driving? Away from home How Can I Keep My Child Safe in the Pool or at a Lake? How to Prevent Drowning? What Should I Do If My Child Slips Under the Water? What Do I Do if My Child Goes Missing? What is a Child Safety Kit? Online Does iOS or Android Security Keep Your Child Safer Online? How Can I Protect My Child from Strangers Online? How Do I Report Online Scams? How to Make a Strong Password? How to Prevent Identity Theft? Is Public Wi-Fi Safe? What Apps Should Parents Look for on Their Kids' Phones?