INCLEMENT WEATHER ANNOUNCEMENT: Safe Kids Cobb County follows Cobb County School System's closing schedule for inclement weather. If the schools are closed or delayed we are closed or delayed as well. Please reschedule your appointment with us. Thank you.
Welcome to Safe Kids Cobb County
The Problem: Accidental childhood injury
Accidental injury is the number one cause of death among children ages 14 and under in the United States. Also, each year one out of every four children needs medical attention for an accidental injury.
The Solution: Safe Kids
Safe Kids Cobb County is one of more than 400 U.S. Coalitions and 30 Member Countries that bring together health and safety experts, educators, corporations, foundations, governments and volunteers to educate and protect families. Safe Kids Cobb County is a member of Safe Kids Worldwide, a global network of organizations dedicated to preventing accidental injury. We know our efforts are needed because as many as 90 percent of accidental injuries can be prevented.
Safety Seat Inspection Stations -
New Location in Marietta to Have Your Car Seat Checked
Safe Kids Cobb County is proud to partner with Marietta Fire Department to offer a 2nd Child Safety Seat Inspection Station in the Cobb County area. Marietta Fire Department will have nationally certified technicians available on Mondays from 8:30am-12:00pm (except holidays) at their offices located at 112 Haynes Street, Marietta, 30060. Seat checks are by appointment only. Call 770-794-5466 to schedule your appointment with Marietta Fire.
Never leave your child alone in a car, not even for a minute. -more.
So far, in 2016, there have been 38 heat related deaths of children.
Check out the Consumer Products Safety Commission's latest children's recalls here.