Child care safety is the most important thing that we should provide. In fact, the child care business becomes wider opportunity since the demand is getting higher. It is become a promising opportunity for us as women who want to gain their own income without leaving their home or children. While there are so many parents out there that decide to leave their children to work, we can optimizing this chance to provide child care services and getting income from that. It will be easier for us who have such experience to deal with children and have wide knowledge on managing child care safety. Child care need passion and tons of experience as parent to handle children and providing the best environment that they need to support their development. One of important aspect that we should really pay attention to is the child care safety. The detail of the safety checklist will be detailed as follow:
– Pay attention to the general safety
We know that children always have energy to play around. That is why there are so many kind of injuries that may happen toward them. They may suffer from falling, choking, suffocate, injured and many else. To avoid this, at least we have to be sure that the stair is firm enough. Child care safety also will be managed better if we complete the stair with handrail and threads.
– Use safe Rug or mattress that will avoid our children from skid and get injured to keep our child care safety.
There are so many type of rug and play mat for children. For the sake of child safety we have to pay attention to material so that we can feel safe when seeing children playing on that.
– Avoid using any potentially dangerous tools like baby walker.
Child care safety is the priority. That is why it is better if we do not use any walkers in our day cares. There are so many cases happen that resulting into injury up to deadly thing just because the walker. If we have to use the walkers, be sure to always supervise children when they are playing on it.
– Put a protection on the cable or electrical plug
Children curiosity can be dangerous. That is why it will be better if we completed our child care facilities with such electrical protection to avoid any unwanted injuries and keep the child care safety in our hand.
– Pay attention to the indoor environment.
We can not expect that children will not go out and always stay inside so that we can be easily to maintain our child care safety. However at least we can offer cozy indoor environment so that we can get easily to supervise them. The thing that we should be seriously keep in mind as provider is the quality of our indoor air circulation. We should try to decrease the humidity and moisture level to prevent the development and spreading of mildew. To maintain children health, we should continuously change the filter of our condition. This is a must do thing if we want to keep focused on child care safety.
– Always do some re check to make sure that the fence is firm enough and safe.
If we use any wood or wire fence then we should be pay attention to any loose wire or sharp edge to avoid any injury that may happen to our children. Be sure that the fence is firm enough because sometimes children can climb on it. This is what we should so in the outdoor area to maintain the child care safety.
– Carefully choose the proper toys for children
Talking about child care safety will be closely related with the children toys. Children love toys and it is undeniable fact. To campaign our awareness toward our children safety, we can selecting toys that may not injure them. Choose the toys that appropriate of each age. Be sure that there is no sharp edge, no choking hazard from any small material and no sharp edge. The best kind of toys is the one that light and soft. We can choose toys like soft book, light rubber balls, plastic balls, medium sized legos, puzzle and many more. No matter what kind of toys that we choose, be sure that we always keep in mind of child care safety.
– Put any dangerous plants and sharp gardening tools from children reach.
We know that children have a high level of curiosity. If they play around and find something that attract their attention then they would be likely try to hold or even put it inside their mouth. That is why we have to follow the safety tips. Take away any potentially dangerous thread like poisonous plant and sharp gardening tools from fence. We can simply put it in a certain place that our from children reach so that we can maintain our child care safety.
Those all detailed information above can be use as our guide to maintain our child care safety.