Research

Watch Your Mouth: A New Standard in Child Safety

February 9th, 2021

Two days ago we officially launched Geddy’s Mom, thereby creating a new standard in electrical safety.  The response has been…

Results from Study on Charger-Causing Electrocution Burn

November 9th, 2020

This study was performed by Dr. Sarah Shell on September 17th, 2020. The study was based on data collected by…

Geddy’s Mom’s Purpose Aligns with Leaders in Electrical Safety

November 8th, 2020

In our mission to turn up the volume on this conversation about the safety hazards associated with live chargers in…

Government Site-Based Research on Charger Injury: Impactful Numbers, High Consequences

October 29th, 2020

Saferproducts.gov is a publicly available information database under the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Reports are made voluntarily by the…

Study Shows 99% of Chargers Failed Safety Tests

October 28th, 2020

Most smartphone owners purchase their chargers online, many admitting to purchasing them on third-party marketplaces such as Amazon as their…

Mom Shows the Horrifying Risks of Keeping Your Phone Charger Around Kids

October 28th, 2020

Courtney Davis speaks out on how her 19-month old daughter received a disfiguring burn to her mouth in a matter…

Electrocution Burn, Flying Across the Room and Cardiac Arrhythmia – Cover Your Charger!

October 28th, 2020

While our focus at Geddy’s Mom is on the trauma to a toddler, in our studies the breadth of potential…

“Electrical burns are an uncommon yet devastating class of burn injuries”

October 28th, 2020

In discussing the hazards of USB chargers, we are most often met with two responses: Awareness and either a behavioral…

Apple Support Warns Against Skin Contact

October 28th, 2020

There should be a barrier between your child/pet/skin/furniture and the end of a charger that remains plugged in to its…