- Associated Press - Tuesday, August 26, 2014

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Richland County Coroner Gary Watts is hoping to educate parents and caregivers about ways to ensure that babies sleep safely.

Watts has scheduled a news conference on Tuesday at Lamar Outdoor Advertising in Columbia. He says he’s giving out information on his office’s new program to train and educate caregivers of infants.

Watts says many child fatalities are directly related to unsafe sleep practices.

The coroner also says he’s going to start holding free workshops on safe baby sleep practices. More information on those events will be released later.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide