Synopsis by Alice Day
A safe environment for an adult can be filled with peril for a small child. In this program, some of the hazards found in the home are pointed out, as parents discuss how their children have been exposed to harmful substances. One Step Ahead: A Film About Safety Awareness is also aimed at child caregivers, who need to be aware of the choking dangers of certain foods for young children. Guests include medical personnel and poison control authorities, who discuss ways to make homes safer for youngsters.