June is Safety Awareness Month!
Schools are letting out for Summer break, watch out for your children’s safety!
Know the signs before it’s too late!
•Trying to see how long they can hold their breath under water
•Bruises around the neck
•Frequent, often severe headaches
•Bloodshot eyes or small, red facial spots
•Disorientation after being alone
•Sheets, belts, neckties, scarves, robe ties, T-shirts or ropes tied to bedroom furniture or doorknobs, or found knotted on the floor
•Mentioning choking games, showing curiosity about asphyxiation
•Having a history of Internet searches about choking games
•Wear marks on furniture
•Small child mimicking the choking game (from seeing someone playing it)
If you notice any of these signs, your child may be experimenting with or playing the choking game.
Check out the rest of our website for more information. Risk is real, don’t take the chance.