A toddler playing near a busy intersection in West Perth has prompted a reminder from police about safety.

Perth County OPP say officers were called out around 12:30 Friday afternoon by a town employee who moved the toddler away from the intersection before calling them.

Police say they spoke with the toddler’s parents afterward to go through a safety plan for their child.

Parents are being reminded to care for and ensure the safety of, their children at all times.