Barney & Friends Episode
Safety First!
Season 5, Episode 3



Air date November 4, 1998
Written by Mark S. Bernthal
Directed by Steven Feldman
Theme Safety
Episode Guide
Trading Places
Circle of Friends

Safety First! is the 3rd episode from Season 5 of Barney & Friends.


Baby Bop has appointed herself safety officer, and she's taking the responsibility very seriously. She teaches the children the importance of being careful when walking down stairs, wearing a helmet when riding a bike, and following safety rules when crossing a street. The Adventure Screen shows people who help keep you safe.

Song List

  1. Barney Theme Song
  2. The More We Work Together
  3. Clean Up! Do Our Share!
  4. And the Green Grass Grows All Around
  5. Walk Across the Street
  6. Mish Mash Soup
  7. Tell a Grown-Up Friend
  8. Saying "Be Careful" Means I Love You
  9. I Love You


  • This episode marks the first appearance of Emily.
  • A screenshot of Barney and Baby Bop was later used for a puzzle.
  • A clip of this episode was featured in the 2001 HBO documentary, "Graduating Peter".

International Edits

  • In some international versions, this episode was shortened.