If you wanted to cut down the leading cause of death for children under five, then around 500 a year, what would you do? A bottle of brand coated tablets. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) President Nixon signed the Poison Prevention Packaging Act into law on December 30, 1970 to require child-resistant packaging for hazardous household substances and medicines. Now, about 30 children a year die from accidental poisoning. What is included in the special, child-resistant packaging requirement? Furniture polish Turpentine Prescription drugs Lighter fluid Ibuprofen Aspirin Manufacturers have to include... (Read More ...)