Basic Safety Requirements Family Child Care Homes

 Basic Safety Requirements

Basic Safety RequirementsSmall Family Child Care Homes

Leaving Children to Chance Report, Safety Requirements (2010)

State

SID prevention

Discipline/corporal punishment

Allows corporal punishment

Crib safety

Electrical hazards

Protection from water

Fire drills/emergency plans

Outdoor playground surfaces

Supervision

Door locks/safety gates

Transportation

Alabama

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Alaska

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Arizona

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Arkansas

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

California

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Colorado

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Connecticut

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Delaware

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

DoD

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

DC

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Florida

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Georgia

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Hawaii

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Idaho

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Illinois

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Indiana

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Iowa

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Kansas

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Kentucky

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Louisiana

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Maine

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Maryland

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Massachusetts

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Michigan

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Minnesota

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Mississippi

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Missouri

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Montana

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Nebraska

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Nevada

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

NH

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

NJ

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

NM

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

New York

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

NC

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

ND

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Ohio

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Oklahoma

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Oregon

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Pennsylvania

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

RI

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

SC

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

SD

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Tennessee

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Texas

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Utah

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Vermont

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Virginia

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Washington

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

West Virginia

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Wisconsin

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Wyoming

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes 

 

Source: Leaving Children to Chance Report, 2010