Tips to Keep Homes and Children Lead Safe:
WASH children’s hands, toys, pacifiers, and bottles OFTEN.
Feed your child a balanced diet rich in Iron, Calcium,& Vitamin C, including fruits, green vegetables, lean meats and milk.
CLEAN WEEKLY – Mop floors and wet clean windowsills to help control dust.
DO NOT allow children to PLAY in BARE SOIL – cover soil with grass, mulch or gavel.
Make sure EVERYONE wipes their shoes or takes their shoes off before entering the house.
Be sure that NO ONE brings lead home from work on clothes and shoes ESPECIALLY those employed in auto mechanics or construction. Wash work clothes separately.