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What should I know about unsecured objects at my child's daycare?

A recent tragedy, in which a young girl was killed at a Payless shoe store when an improperly secured wall mirror fell on her, underlines the hidden dangers to children that you and other Washington parents might be concerned about. If your child attends daycare or preschool or visits friends' homes for playdates, unsecured, heavy or bulky items could present a hazard that you or property owners might not have previously thought about.

Damaging your elbow in a slip-and-fall accident

Washington residents may find ice on the roads at this time of year. Unfortunately, that makes places like parking lots potentially hazardous. If someone slips in a parking lot, they could easily land on the hard ground in a way that hurts them. Elbow injuries are just one example.