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Prevent Accidental Poisonings!
Safety Starts At Home Common Culprits Rules to Ensure Safety National Poison Prevention Week (March 20-26, 2005) is a time to remind everyone about the very serious dangers of accidental poisonings. Poisonings are one of the leading causes of injury and death in the United States, with 2 million exposures to poisonous agents reported each year. Since a majority of accidental poisonings involve children, it