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    Posted on Oct 18,2021

    How to Talk to Teen Drivers about Safety

    Petra Stanton, M.S.W., CPSTI, Safe Kids Supervisor, shares tips for parents on how to help their teen be a safe driver.


    Posted on Jun 14,2021

    The Dangers of Kids in Hot Cars

    A car can heat up very fast, meaning as much as 20 degrees in 10 minutes. SafeKids supervisor Petra Stanton provides tips for parents on making sure children aren’t left in the car.


    Posted on May 03,2021

    Firearm Safety Tips

    Carla Ramos, Community Service Officer with the St. Petersburg Police Department, and Petra Vybiralova Stanton, Safe Kids supervisor with Johns Hopkins All Children's, give parents some important tips and reminders to keep kids safe.


    Posted on Apr 19,2021

    Drowning Prevention Tips for Florida

    Safe Kids Supervisor Petra Stanton reminds parents and caregivers of ways to keep kids safe around water.


    Posted on Mar 22,2021

    How Can You Prevent Poisoning in Kids?

    March 21-27 is Poison Prevention Week. Petra Vybiralova Stanton, MSW, CPSTI, Safe Kids Supervisor at Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, gives parents important tips to help secure items in your home to keep children safe.


    Posted on Sep 28,2020

    Car Seat Safety: Facts and Myths

    Safe Kids Supervisor Petra Vybiralova Stanton sheds light on some myths about car seats and offers tips for parents on making sure they’re properly keeping their children safe in the car.


    Posted on May 11,2020

    On Call: Talking With Your Kids about Social Media

    Jennifer Katzenstein, Ph.D., and Petra Vybiralova, Florida Suncoast Safe Kids supervisor give parents some tips to keep their kids safe on the internet while using various apps and finding the right balance of being online and offline.


    Posted on Apr 13,2020

    Home safety tips for parents

    Safe Kids supervisor Petra Vybiralova explains how to go room by room to spot potential safety hazards and create a safer space for your family.