Baby Safety Month Partners

Thank You to Our Partners

JPMA gratefully acknowledges the following organizations for supporting Baby Safety Month. If you would like to help spread the message and educate parents on the importance of properly using straps on juvenile products, contact achezem@jpma.org.

Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) helps people around the world save money and live better - anytime and anywhere - in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit our more than 11,200 stores under 55 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. With fiscal year 2018 revenue of $500.3 billion, Walmart employs over 2.2 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. Additional information about Walmart can be found by visiting http://corporate.walmart.com, on Facebook and on Twitter.

 

NHTSA was established by the Highway Safety Act of 1970 and is dedicated to achieving the highest standards of excellence in motor vehicle and highway safety. It works daily to help prevent crashes and their attendant costs, both human and financial. Click here to learn more or connect with us via Facebook or Twitter. 

 

 

RILA Baby Safety MonthRILA is the trade association of the world’s largest and most innovative retail companies. RILA members include more than 200 retailers, product manufacturers, and service suppliers, which together account for more than $1.5 trillion in annual sales, millions of American jobs and more than 100,000 stores, manufacturing facilities and distribution centers domestically and abroad. Click here to learn more or connect with us on Twitter

 

Most people are surprised to learn preventable injuries are the #1 killer of kids in the United States. Throughout the  world, almost one million children die of an injury each year, and almost every one of these tragedies is preventable. Safe Kids Worldwide's mission is to prevent childhood injuries, because losing one child is one too many, and we don't want any parent to have to endure the loss of a child.

 

 

 First Candle is dedicated to reducing the rates of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), Sudden Unexpected Infant Death and preventable Stillbirths by educating caregivers and families, and supporting research. We are also committed to offering bereavement support for grieving families.

 

 

 The Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC), founded in 1994, is a coalition of major U.S. manufacturers, importers and retailers of window coverings dedicated to educating consumers about window cord safety. WCSA fosters the industry’s continuing commitment to maximize cord safety through the development of advanced designs, cordless products, and its support for a national safety standard.

 

The American Home Furnishings Alliance is the voice of the residential furniture industry, representing companies large and small, public and private, domestic and import. The American Home Furnishings Alliance is committed to promoting the growth, citizenship and global leadership of home furnishings manufacturers, importers and suppliers in the United States. The Alliance leads consumer education programs focused on furniture safety issues, including furniture tip-over and home fire safety.

 

The National Safety Council is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to eliminate preventable deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy. Founded in 1913 and chartered by Congress, NSC advances this mission by partnering with businesses, government agencies, elected officials and the public in areas where we can make the most impact.            

 

 

IACS Baby Safety Month

The International Association for Child Safety (IAFCS) is a network of child safety professionals and babyproofers. IAFCS members are recognized childproofing experts and are ready to help you make your home a safe place for your little one. The average home is not designed, constructed or furnished with the safety needs of a child in mind. Sadly, many parents are unaware of the potential dangers in their home until an injury occurs. An experienced childproofer can provide valuable peace of mind for parents, grandparents and caregivers by identifying safety hazards in and around the home, recommending specific safety solutions and providing professional installation services. Click here to learn more or connect with us on Facebook

 

 

Alison Jacobson, the Safety Mom, is a blogger, speaker and tv commentatory on issues surrounding child safety. You can follow her on Facebook or Twitter to get up-to-date information about recalls and safety issues affecting the entire family.

 

 

Gugu Guru is a baby registry “discovery site” that makes free, unbiased and highly personalized product recommendations based on a parent’s answers to a fun lifestyle quiz.  Gugu Concierge does all the research; hand-picking the best products for parents based on their profile. Gugu Concierge registry experts walk parents through product selections so they understand why those products are the best fit.

 

Now reaching over 2 million families a year in over 150 countries, Twiniversity is the largest global resource for all things “twinnie”. With worldwide recognition in her field, Natalie Diaz brings her twin parenting expertise to this online resource, parent to parent forums,  live and online expecting twins classes, social media channels, and bestselling book.