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Press Members

From media demonstrations and B-roll to the latest research findings and expert spokespersons, Safe Kids Pennsylvania is your premier media resource for preventable childhood injuries.

Safe Kids Pennsylvania participates in many national campaigns for weekly, monthly and seasonal safety observances. Do not miss an opportunity to inform parents and caregivers with timely reminders, tips and event information. The safety calendar below offers story ideas. Please share this information with your communities.

Because when it comes to keeping kids happy, active and safe, we’re all in this together!

For media inquiries, contact: Aylissa Kiely at (717) 903-0219 or



March 2018

Brain Injury Awareness Month

18-24   National Poison Prevention Week


April 2018

Youth Sports Safety Month

Distracted Driving Awareness Month


May 2018

National Bike Month

National Electrical Safety Month

Global Youth Traffic Safety Month


June 2018

National Safety Month


July 2018

National Fireworks Safety Month

UV Safety Month

National Heatstroke Prevention Day


August 2018

Back to School Month


September 2018

Baby Safety Awareness Month

National Child Passenger Safety Week

National Farm Safety & Health Week

Falls Prevention Awareness Week

National Seat Check Saturday


October 2018

10        Walk to School Day

7-13     National Fire Prevention Week

21-27   National Teen Driver Safety Week

31        Halloween

National School Bus Safety Week


December 2018

Safe Toys & Gifts Month

Injury Risks Areas