It was nearly bedtime on July 27, 2010, when Sean Whelan and his wife, Melissa Panico, heard the crying and choking sounds coming from the living room. It had been a tranquil day. The parents and their two kids, 11-month-old Signe and 3-year-old Oscar, had just returned to their Pacific Heights home from an ice cream outing. But... More >>>
Courtesy of Sean Whelan
Signe Whelan recovers from burns to her hands from a fireplace screen, an injury common enough to inspire industry-wide changes.