Hand sanitizer can dangerous if it’s swallowed. Here are some tips to help keep you and your family safe:

  • Always supervise young children when using hand sanitizer.
  • At home – store it up and out of reach of children.
  • When out and about – if you keep sanitizer in your purse or diaper bag, make sure they’re not accessible to small children at times when you might be distracted.
  • Talk to children about the fact that some types of sanitizer might smell good but they are not safe to consume.