National Poison Prevention Week

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National Poison Prevention Week is March 17-23, 2019.  This annual awareness event is nationally designated to highlight the dangers of poisonings and how to prevent them.  If you ever have to call 9-1-1 in the event of a poisoning, your Smart911 Safety Profile can relay important information to 9-1-1 call takers and first responders.

Poisoning Statistics:

- More than 90 percent of these poisonings occur in the home.

- The majority of non-fatal poisonings occur in children younger than six years old.

- Poisonings are one of the leading causes of death among adults.


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