When accidents happen with chemicals, medicine, or household items, call Poison Help. Get help right away from a local poison expert.
If someone is unconscious or has trouble breathing, call 911.
Poisonings can happen to anyone, but you can protect yourself and others. Learn 1) how to prevent poisoning, 2) how to recognize and store poisons around your home, and 3) what to do in a poison emergency. Here are some tips to help you. Remember, if you suspect someone has been poisoned, right away call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222, which connects you to your local poison center.
To avoid poisoning, pay close attention to the following products:
To help keep your home safe: