Camping Safety Tips

Camping continues to be a popular choice for family holidays, as it’s inexpensive, accessible and fun. But if everyone is going to enjoy a stress-free camping holiday, there are some basic camping safety issues that you need to be aware of. Safety Around the Tent Your tent will become your …

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Farm Visits and Animal Safety

Most children love visits to farms and seeing animals in their natural habitat can be a very educational experience. But while the majority of visits to farms will be problem-free, the very nature of them means that there are various dangers and safety issues to be aware of. According to …

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Safe Sleeping For Babies

Babies spend a huge amount of time asleep – or at least, in theory they do – so ensuring your baby is safe and sound while doing so is crucial. To help your baby sleep safely, you need to take into consideration aspects such as where he sleeps, how he …

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Using Baby Carriers and Slings Safely

Many mums and dads love the opportunity of having their baby in a special carrier or sling, not least because it makes them feel close by at all times. As an added bonus, it also means your hands are free to do other tasks. Most babies like carriers and slings …

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When is it Safe to Install a Pond?

Being outside is great for children and having your own garden provides an ideal outdoor space for children to run around and play. But there are dangers involved in gardens and one major one is water and ponds. If you’ve been playing it safe and avoiding ponds, but would like …

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Garden Swimming Pool Safety

Whether you’re lucky enough to have a swimming pool in your garden, or are going on holiday to a property where there’s an outdoor pool, where children are involved, it’s essential to be aware of garden swimming pool safety. When the weather is good and the temperature has risen, there’s …

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Bunk Bed Safety

Bunk beds are a convenient and space-saving choice of bed, and many children enjoy climbing a ladder to reach the top bunk. But the very nature and design of bunk beds comes complete with potential dangers, and anyone using bunk beds in their home needs to be aware of safety …

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Keeping Children Safe in Pubs and Restaurants

Keeping children safe when you’re out and about is a full-time job and it pays to be aware of safety issues wherever you are. If you’re eating out as a family at pubs or restaurants, here are some useful tips to ensure an enjoyable, stress-free occasion. Families with children are …

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Keeping Children Safe During a Flood

Emergency situations, such as floods, can occur suddenly and when you least expect them. Flood water can pose a danger to children in several ways, so here are some practical tips on keeping children safe during a house flood. If you live near a river or in an area susceptible …

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Funfair Rides and Carnival Safety

“Roll up, roll up, for all the fun of the fair!” Children typically love the chance to go and explore the fair and try out different funfair rides. Equally appealing, and often running hand-in-hand, are carnivals. Although both can provide heaps of enjoyment and pleasure, they’re also occasions where parents …

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