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Are Foxes a Danger to Children?
Are Foxes a Danger to Children?
A look at whether foxes are a danger to children and what parents can do to help reduce the risk of an encounter with a fox....
Beach Safety Tips
Beach Safety Tips
Going to the beach with family or friends can be a lovely experience for children. But it’s important to think about safety issues too, as by their very nature beaches…...
Child Safety around Barbecues
Child Safety around Barbecues
Barbecues are a great way of enjoying the summer weather, but cooking outside has its dangers. Find out how to barbecue safely, and protect children from any danger....
Choosing a Safe Party Venue
Choosing a Safe Party Venue
Many places hold children's parties, but how do you know they're safe? This article looks at the key issues involved in choosing a safe children's party venue....
Choosing Safe Outdoor Play Equipment
Choosing Safe Outdoor Play Equipment
Discover what safety issues you need to be aware of when choosing children's play equipment - such as swings, roundabouts and slides - for use at home in the garden....
Climbing Frame Safety
Climbing Frame Safety
What to consider when choosing a climbing frame for children, with an emphasis on safety. Tips on selecting the best activity centre and comparisons between metal and…...
Falls in the Home and Garden
Falls in the Home and Garden
Falls in the home and garden accounted for nearly half of all home accidental injuries. What is the most common cause of falling and where are the fall hotspots?...
Firework Safety at Home
Firework Safety at Home
Fireworks are fun to watch, but can be dangerous, especially for children. Learn how to safely buy and use fireworks and sparklers in your own garden....
Garden Safety for Kids
Garden Safety for Kids
Gardens are great to have and wonderful to be in but they do have their hazards, particularly to children. Read these tips to ensure your kids stay safe....
Garden Swimming Pool Safety
Garden Swimming Pool Safety
Discover the facts about garden swimming pool safety, and how to ensure that you remain safe around pools....
Is There Such a Thing as a Safe Tan?
Is There Such a Thing as a Safe Tan?
Comparisons of tanning methods, both natural and artificial. Includes warnings about sun safety as well as recommendations for achieving a safe summer glow....
Jet Ski Safety
Jet Ski Safety
If you’re going to use a jet ski on holiday, or at any other time, then it’s essential that you’re aware of safety issues so that the risk of accidents or injuries is…...
Play Equipment: Safety, Standards and Supervision
Play Equipment: Safety, Standards and Supervision
There are safety rules and regulations to ensure that playbarns and indoor play areas are as safe as softplay houses. It is also down to parents to ensure that their…...
Sun Safety for Babies and Children
Sun Safety for Babies and Children
The reason children are so susceptible to the harmful effects of the sun is that their skin is literally thinner the younger they are. Advice on protecting children…...
Trampoline Safety For Children
Trampoline Safety For Children
All children love to bounce on a trampoline but they can be dangerous. Find out how your kids can enjoy trampolining while staying safe....
Vitamin D And Sun Exposure
Vitamin D And Sun Exposure
We've been warned about the dangers of sun exposure, but in our effort to avoid overexposure to the sun, we have left ourselves vulnerable to other diseases....
Water Safety for Children
Water Safety for Children
Toddlers and children are attracted to water and love to play in it. Unfortunately, they don't understand the dangers of drowning so you have to be their safety…...
When is it Safe to Install a Pond?
When is it Safe to Install a Pond?
Discover if there is a right time to install a pond in your garden if you have children, and the importance of teaching your children about water safety....
Which Garden Plants are Unsafe for Children?
Which Garden Plants are Unsafe for Children?
Find out how to make your garden safe for your children, and identifying popular flowers and plants that can be a real danger to your child....
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