4 million poisonings occur each year, over half are children!
During National Poison Prevention Week – March 18-24, 2018, we want to remind everyone to be prepared in case of an emergency. Program the Poison Control number in your cell phone and keep it near all phones 1-800-222-1212.
The poison control number is available 24 hours a day – 7 days a week. Calls are answered quickly and by trained experts. When you call, you will receive valuable information and tips in case of a poison exposure. All calls are confidential.
Most accidental poisonings can be prevented by taking simple steps around your home.
Don’t Guess. Be Sure.
Text TIPS to 20121 for a weekly text on home and family safety