12-17-13 Chemical Safety

Designate a safe place, out of the reach of small children to store household chemicals and cleaning materials.  Make sure medicines are kept up and out of reach; don’t store them on tables and countertops.  House guest may also need to be prompted to put medicines in secure places out of the reach of children even though they may be accustomed to leaving them in visible places to act as a reminder to take them.  Save the poison control number 1-800-1222 on your cell phone for easy access.