6 Steps Parents Can Take To Help Keep Their Kids Safe On Escalators

The other day, I went with my son to the quaint Whole Foods in Chicago (yeah right, 80,000 sq. feet of organic, raw bliss!!) to pick up some groceries.  After parking, we took two-- huge escalator rides-- down to the main shopping levels. Maybe its simply a part of stores' expansion, but it seems like there's a lot more escalators moving us around.  Sure, the added escalators can be a great convenience (particularly if you are carrying groceries), but when escalators are improperly installed or poorly maintained they pose a tremendous threat Continue reading