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Poison Prevention Check List

Checklist of items to keep locked up out of sight and out of reach of children:


AROUND THE HOUSE

Alcohol & Tobacco Products
Pesticides, Ant Traps, Insecticides
Mouse & Rat Poison
Lamp Oil
Hobby & Craft Supplies
Window Cleaner


KITCHEN

Dishwasher Detergent
Drain Opener
Oven Cleaner
Medicines
Vitamins & Iron Pills
Furniture Polish

BEDROOM

Medicines
Perfume
Aftershave


LAUNDRY

Detergents
Stain Removers

BATHROOM

Mouth Wash and Mouth Rinse
Perfume
Aftershave Lotion
Rubbing Alcohol
Toilet Bowl Cleaner
Tile Cleaner
Hair Dyes & Straighteners
Permanent Wave Solutions
Hair Remover
Nail Polish Remover
Nail Glue Remover


GARAGE/OUTDOORS

Gasoline
Kerosene
Motor Oil
Antifreeze
Windshield Washer Solution
Garden Products
Paint Thinners
Pool Chemicals
Rust Removers
Heavy Duty Cleaning Products

MORE TIPS

  • Store medicines and all household products in their original containers.

  • Use child-resistant packages for medicines and potentially dangerous household products, but remember that these packages are not child-proof.

  • Teach young children to ask an adult before putting things in their mouth.

  • When giving or taking medicine, read the label each time.

  • Follow product warning labels about not mixing different products, ventilating the area or wearing gloves.




                                  

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